Ending gender-based violence against women and girls.
At least 1 in 3 women in the world are victims of domestic and sexual assault.
WHO, Violence against women prevalence estimates, 2018.
An Institutional Analysis of the MPD
Response to Domestic Violence
September 28, 5:00-7:00, Weisman Art Museum, Minneapolis
Annual Fundraising Event
Singer and radio host Jearlyn Steele will be our emcee, introducing a fantastic lineup of speakers, including the 19th Poet Laureate of the United States, Natasha Trethewey, author of Memorial Drive, a memoir of gender-based violence. We are also honored to introduce two of our local and international partners Amirthini Keefe from the Domestic Abuse Project in Minneapolis, and forensic psychologist Eleni Fotou from Via-STOP Greece. Music will be performed by vocalists Diane Davis and Timothy Thomas, musician Shahin Lahooti and pianist Mary Louise Knutson.
We would be delighted to host you in person, or you can attend virtually with attendees from around the world. Every ticket sold and every gift goes toward improved safety and support for survivors and those at risk of violence.
combating the Invisible Crime: Trafficking
In the News
The underlying causes of sex trafficking, like systemic poverty, domestic violence and the stigmatization of marginalized groups, are being ignored in prevention efforts.
Advocates Addressing Gender-Based Violence in the Philippines
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