Orange the World
Tampere House has turned orange because of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women.
Violence against women and girls is one of the most widespread, persistent and devastating human rights violations in our world today remains largely unreported due to the impunity, silence, stigma and shame surrounding it.The UN Secretary-General’s UNiTE to End Violence against Women campaign, a multi-year effort aimed at preventing and eliminating violence against women and girls, will focus on amplifying the call for global action to bridge funding gaps, ensure essential services for survivors of violence during the COVID-19 crisis, focus on prevention, and collection of data that can improve life-saving services for women and girls.
This year’s theme for the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women is “Orange the World: Fund, Respond, Prevent, Collect!”.
Iconic buildings and landmarks will be oranged to recall the need for a violence-free future.
Pyrintö women's basketball league team had a home game tonight; Emma played and I sold tickets. Pyrintö - Catz 63 - 91.
+1°C, cloudy and rainy