#GBVchat Tweetchat Relay
Event: November 30, 2016
Addressing Gender-Based Violence in a Changing World
9 am – 2 pm ET
On November 30, The Asia Foundation, University Research Co., World Vision, Knowledge for Health (K4Health), Chemonics, Banyan Global, ACDI/VOCA, Promundo, and WI-HER held an online conversation, “Addressing Gender-Based Violence in a Changing World” to mark the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence Campaign (#16Days). Development and health experts and justice and community activists will join in a day of conversation on the issues surrounding gender-based violence.
View the conversation with the hashtag #GBVchat.
The event garnered significant engagement on social media: more than 160 people participated directly in the day-long tweetchat, and the tweetchat reached an estimated 1.79 million people.
November 30 Tweetchat Schedule:
|9:00-9:30am||K4Health||Integrating GBV Support into Family Planning|
|9:30-10:00am||Banyan Global||Child Early Forced Marriage (CEFM) in the MENA Region|
|10:00-10:30am||USAID ASSIST Project||Addressing GBV through Quality Improvement|
|10:30-11:00am||WI-HER||Exploring Innovative Approaches to GBV Prevention|
|11:00-11:30am||The Asia Foundation||Risk & Protective Factors for Violence Against Women and Girls in Asia|
|11:30-12:00pm||Promundo||Engaging Men and Boys to Prevent Gender-Based Violence|
|12:00-12:30pm||ACDI/VOCA||The Intersection of GBV and Women’s Economic Empowerment|
|12:30-1:00pm||World Vision||Safe Schools Enable Children to Learn|
|1:00-1:30pm||Chemonics||Stopping GBV: Safe Spaces and Allies|
|1:30-2:00pm||Collaborative Reflection & Wrap-Up|
For more information, please contact Elizabeth Romanoff Silva at The Asia Foundation at [email protected].
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