BPW Partnership with UNIFEM to "SAY NO TO VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN":
BPW International joins "say NO to violence against women" internet-based campaign as a 'launch partner' of United Nations Development Fund for Women (UNIFEM). UNIFEM online toolkit (which include a campaign 'brief', facts and figures on violence against women, campaign banners, and more that can be use to help BPW affiliates to participate in this global advocacy effort) can be download from http://www.unifem.org/campaigns/vaw_25nov/toolkit.php.
Message from UNIFEM on How to Participate:
Your help is essential to send a strong message that ending violence against women must be a top priority. As you know, we are pleased to mention your organization in press materials and on the web site.
Since, the "say NO to violence against women" campaign will run until 25 November 2008, International Women's Day, we will continue outreach throughout this period. We welcome any suggestions you have on how to achieve the widest possible engagement and participation.
You can add your voice here >> www.saynotoviolence.org
Below is a link to a campaign toolkit that provides supporting materials, which can be used for your communications, outreach and membership. These materials include a campaign 'brief', facts and figures on violence against women, campaign banners, and more. They can be adapted for use on your web site and help connect people from your organization to this important global advocacy effort. A s more campaign materials become available, they will be added to this online toolkit.
Click here to see all it offers: http://www.unifem.org/campaigns/vaw_25nov/toolkit.php
Thank you in advance for your partnership and for encouraging the widest possible participation. If you have any questions, please email to Tracy Raczek, firstname.lastname@example.org, public affairs, UNIFEM.