White Ribbon has some very interesting facts for you to define its theme to work with men to end violence against women. Read these as following:
Observing White Ribbon Day
International Day for eradication of Violence Against Women, also known as White Ribbon Day, is celebrated across the country on 25 November every year.
Legal Awareness Program
In recent years, various new laws and amendments have been introduced at the federal and provincial levels
Youth Leadership Program
The present cohort of youth in Pakistan is the largest in the country’s history with the next up expected to outsize it.
Media For Change
Media is an effective communication tool to influence the beliefs and views of the people and achieve a gender balance in the society.
White Ribbon is running the #TakePledgeToday digital campaign asking men from all occupations to pledge their allegiance to eradicate violence against women in every possible form
White Ribbon has adopted the strategy of reaching out to the maximum number of communities. For this purpose, a national consortium comprised of Community Based Organizations (CBOs),
Pubic Private Partnership
White Ribbon Pakistan believes on the ideology of working together with government as partner based on the model of public-social-private partnership:
understand domestic violence
Domestic violence and abuse can happen to anyone, yet the problem is often overlooked, excused, or denied. This is especially true when the abuse is psychological, rather than physical. Noticing and acknowledging the signs of an abusive relationship is the first step to ending it. No one should live in fear of the person they Read more about Domestic Violence and Abuse[…]
The cycle of violence in domestic abuse Domestic abuse falls into a common pattern, or cycle of violence: Abuse – Your abusive partner lashes out with aggressive, belittling, or violent behavior. The abuse is a power play designed to show you “who is boss.” Guilt – After abusing you, your partner feels guilt, but not over what Read more about Cycle of Violence[…]
Broader forms of violence and their remedies Physical Sexual Emotional/ Psychological Economic Electronic Physical Violence: Domestic Violence: Most common form of physical violence is domestic violence. Domestic Violence is violent or aggressive behavior within the home, typically involving the violent abuse of a spouse or his relatives. It is not exhaustive concept and includes Read more about Laws & Remedies[…]
Speak up if you suspect domestic violence or abuse If you suspect that someone you know is being abused, speak up! If you’re hesitating—telling yourself that it’s none of your business, you might be wrong, or the person might not want to talk about it—keep in mind that expressing your concern will let the person Read more about Take Action[…]
We’re all in this together – all committed to build a nation; free of all sort of violence. We believe, every individual is important in building a better community. Volunteers are one of the White Ribbon’s most precious community resources. If you want to bring a positive change in lives of millions of Pakistani women, Read more about Get Involved[…]