I’ll be making a presentation at the UN symposium on Femicide via video on Nov 26, 2012. Please read this post to see why your participation too will count! Finally we are on our way to declaring that women’s rights=human rights!!!
On November 26, 2012, an international symposium on Femicide (the killing of women and girls because of their gender), was held by the UN-ACUNS in Vienna, Austria, to mark the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women.
The 50 Million Missing Campaign founder, Rita Banerji, was a speaker at this symposium and talked about the various forms and extent of femicides in India (video and details of the symposium the program below).
This is a significant development, and it has been the goal of The 50 Million Missing Campaign for the 6 years that we’ve been working to end female gendercide, to have femicide recognized as an international human rights crime, and
View original post 95 more words