16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence 2020 was celebrated under the theme "Orange the World: Fund, Respond, Prevent, Collect!" to call for action on the alarming increase in rates of violence against women during the lockdown measures introduced during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Every child deserves to be safe at home, in their communities, and at school. However, findings from the VACS show that many children experience school-related gender-based violence. But it doesn’t have to be this way.