Preventing violence against women. #NoExcuse


Every year on November 25, we mark the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women to raise awareness of one of the most widespread human rights violations worldwide. 

Gender-based violence takes a toll on victims, impacting their health, well-being, and work. This often results in disruptions to their careers and can have broader implications for their colleagues and employers, affecting overall productivity and workplace dynamics.

Our discussion paper on the impact of domestic violence's in the workplace outlines EU and national policies and offers solutions for identifying at-risk women and supporting survivors. 

Learn all about what EU is doing to protect women and children from gender-based and domestic violence. 

For more insights on women's safety at work, explore our thematic section and OSHWiki articles

Say no to violence against women and join the global social media campaigns #NoExcuse and #16Days.