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Stand With Us To Say #ItsNotOk. Graphic: Erika Wong
Stand With Us To Say #ItsNotOk. Graphic: Erika Wong

Stand with us to say #ItsNotOK

Use your voice this 16 Days of Activism

Did you know that 1 in 3 women globally has faced some form of sexual or physical violence? This number has not changed in more than 10 years — #ItsNotOK!

Between 25 November and 10 December join us for 16 Days of Activism, a worldwide annual campaign against Gender-Based Violence.

Afghanistan Response

Women in Afghanistan are facing violence and uncertainty. Show them your support.

Learn how we are responding to the situation in Afghanistan and see how you can take action for Afghan women today.



There are many young girls who come from my village who are rape victims. When they come I try to encourage them, telling them "You still have life, one still has value." I tell them that they should hope for the future.

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Our Story

Since our origins during the Bosnian war in 1993, Women for Women International has reached over 519,700 marginalised women in 8 conflict-affected countries.

Why women in conflict

When war and insecurity take hold, women bear the heaviest burden of violence, poverty and inequality. Learn more about why supporting women survivors of war is so important.


Read the stories of the incredible women survivors of war that Women for Women International supports.