Antoinette Taus reveals assist to finish violence in opposition to girls

Actress Antoinette Taus will not be solely a staunch environmentalist, however she can be an advocate for girls’s rights, notably in eliminating violence in opposition to girls (VAW).

Taus confirmed her full assist for the motion by posting a brief video of a girls’s rally calling for an finish to violence in opposition to girls on her Instagram web page on Friday, December 2.

“Karahasan sa kababaihan a kabataan, sama-samang labanan!” got here her battle cry in his put up.

It re-released a report from the United Nations Inhabitants Fund for the Philippines which mentioned that “To commemorate this 12 months’s Worldwide Day for the Elimination of Violence In opposition to Girls (VAW) and kick off the 16-day marketing campaign to finish violence in opposition to girls, @UNFPA Philippines organized a March with @UnitedNations resident coordinator within the Philippines, all supportive UNCT members, UN workers, members of the worldwide group and ladies’s organizations, in addition to authorities representatives.

The report additionally said that “Since this 12 months’s theme is ‘Unite for Philippines with out VAW’, the march goals to name for change and motion amongst people and stakeholders, for everybody to play their half to finish to gender-based violence and systemic violence in opposition to girls and kids”.

The ladies supporters and individuals of the march gathered on the United Nations Home earlier than marching to Greenfield Central Park for a brief program “the place there have been messages of solidarity from numerous companions, the awarding of Excellent Girls Champions and the ceremony symbolic of portray handprints to advertise the over two – week marketing campaign.”

The report confused that the 16-Day World Activism In opposition to Gender-Primarily based Violence is an “annual worldwide marketing campaign that kicks off on November 25 and runs till Human Rights Day on December 10; within the Philippines the marketing campaign extends till December 12, 2022, the historic date that marked the signing in 2000 of the United Nations Protocol to stop, suppress and punish human trafficking”.

The 18-Day Marketing campaign to Finish Violence In opposition to Girls helps the Philippine authorities’s steadfast zeal to guard the human rights of girls and women by advocating its dedication to deal with all types of gender-based violence.

“UNFPA Philippines, with the participation of a number of United Nations companies, authorities companies and different key companions, is organizing the 18-Day Marketing campaign to Finish Violence in opposition to Girls, to encourage authorities and public motion, together with males and boys, to appreciate that everybody has a job to play in eliminating VAW,” the report mentioned.

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