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UN Women NC UK’s #drawaline campaign 

Campaign to end violence against women and girls, from 25 November to 10 December, is part of UN Women's global initiative to 'Orange the World'

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#Drawaline to end violence against women and girls

From November 25th (the International Day to End Violence Against Women and Girls) to December 10th, UN Women NC UK is drawing a line to end violence. During these 16 days of activism we want you to join us to raise awareness of the issue and #drawaline. 

Our partnership network

In 2012, we brought together our corporate partners as the Corporate Advisory Group. Today, our network of private sector supporters and partners is much wider, and even more central to our work. Take a look at the ways your company can become a member of our partner network and can commit to helping us move towards gender equality in the UK and abroad.

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  • UN Women NC UK Appoints New Trustees

    Francesca Boldrini, Carol Rosati OBE, Tracey Follows and Randall Scott Peterson join UN Women National Committee UK from 14th November 2017 for an initial term of 3 years.…

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Upcoming Events

Nov 05

Funny Women Awards

Tickets start at £8

The Funny Women Awards will be a signature event at HeForShe Arts Week in London next year, in support of UN Women NC UK. Come see the heats in London, on October 1st, November 5th and November 19th.

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