November 25 is International Day to End Violence Against Women. Today and every day, the OPP Association encourages everyone stand together in solidarity with survivors of violence and to eliminate gender-based violence in all its forms. To view the worldwide engagement on social media click on the hash tags on Twitter #16Days and #OrangeTheWorld.

New UN Women data confirms violence against women has worsened due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The report launch kicks off the 16 Days of Activism against Gender Based Violence, from 25 November to 10 December, under the theme, “Orange the World: End Violence against Women Now!”

To learn more visit the United Nations Women webpage

Toronto, Ontario based White Ribbon has a ongoing pledge to end violence on their website. 

Watch archived live Youtube video from today’s celebration at the United Nations.