International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women

photo collage of demonstrations around the world to stop violence against women

Demonstrations around the world for the elimination of violence against women. From top left, clockwise: Ecuador, UN Women; Laos, UN Women; Tanzania, UN Women; and Darfur, UN Photo/ Albert Gonzales Farran.

Our Secure Future stands with women and men around the world committed to eliminating violence against women. We believe in a more peaceful future transformed by women’s full participation. That future is one in which both women and men are free from gender-based violence.