Netherlands launches 'Orange the World' campaign fighting violence against women

On November 25, 2019, marking the International Day against Violence against Women, the Dutch government and other stakeholders launched the global campaign Orange the World, in the Netherlands.  The campaign comprises of 16 days of action in which ministries, municipalities, provinces, civil society organizations, and the UN organize activities to raise awareness about all sorts of violence against women and girls. Mette Gonggrijp, Dutch ambassador for women’s rights and gender equality, launched the national campaign in Utrecht. 

Official website - Orange the World Campaign (in Dutch)

Twitter - Mette Gonggrijp 

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