Leave no one behind: International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women
The International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women is observed around the world on 25 November.
It is an ideal opportunity to raise awareness and action on one of the most widespread and devastating violations of human rights today.
Violence against women comes in many forms and occurs in different areas, including workplaces. Women are almost three times as likely to be sexually harassed within male-dominated and traditional female jobs.
Learn more about the Theme of the Day for 2017 Leave no one behind: end violence against women and girls.