International Day of Eliminating Violence against Women

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  • United Nations published this video item, entitled “International Day of Eliminating Violence against Women” – below is their description.

    Join @unwomen on 25 November at the official commemoration of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women! Let’s #orangetheworld, stand together and kick off the #16Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence.

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