notes that having a support person allows women to “cope better with pain, use medications less oftenAcross Ontario, Canada, and the world, pregnant women are facing the fear, anxiety, and often the Organization already recommends that a woman have a support person present during labour, birth, and-being of the mother and baby. A support person is often the one to call the nurse’s and doctor’s Health notes “Support for women during active labour and birth… reduces the use of medications andRead more
Taryn SegellToronto, Canada
Created Apr 4, 2020
Petition to U.S. Senate, U.S. House of Representatives
/AN women and girls from across 71 cities—280 were murder cases, 128 were missing person cases, and Natives (AI/AN) women experience violence at much higher rates than the national average, while they% of AI/AN women have experienced violence in their lifetime, including 56.15% who have suffered of violence increase the changes of a AI/AN woman getting murdered. AI/AN women are murdered at a (UIHI) identified 96 cases of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls (MMIWG), “that wereRead more
CSUF MSW Indigenous peopleFullerton, CA, United States
, stand-up comedians, storytellers and actors, as well as, all women who voice their opinion strongly graphic images. Death and rape threats are the new normal for most women on social media. Silence and virtual public spaces are a reflection of the real public places, where women are made to feel unsafe.
Women in India have been conditioned to silence their fears, anxieties, traumas and targeted abuse dignity.
Let this be our wake-up call towards the unsafe online environment that women content creatorsRead more
India Against AbuseIndia
Created Jul 16, 2020
Petition to United Nations Security Council, Ban Ki-moon (Secretary-General of the United Nations), African and European Governments
in fear and hunger.
Black Women for Black Lives (BW4BL) is in contact with some student leaders in and should not happen again. Every person trapped in Kherson deserves the same right to be rescued andRead more
within the industry to sexually harass young women with impunity. "They are too afraid to say no because. "I told him, 'What you do is completely degrading to women. I hope you know you only f*** girls dangerously close to my unclothed person (granted, I hadn't seen very many yet)." In Peck's wordsRead more
But when a person is shown terrorising a woman onscreen and hitting her while claiming to violence, we were dismissed saying “violence on women is normal” and “how else will a passionate man against women - be it newborn girls or elderly women - are on the rise, each crime more brutal and referencing violence against women and girls to carry disclaimers and a public service announcement onRead more
The Istanbul Convention. The Istanbul Convention was adopted to prevent violence against women and domestic violence. However, this law protecting women has not been implemented properly and it is now Convention:Women are being killed, Women are being tortured, And their murders are being covered up.
With! And the laws to end violence against women be implemented effectively.
By signing and sharing the campaign, you can both demand our existing rights and ensure that this campaign reaches women who areRead more
Women found that, because of the extremely high rate of domestic violence in South Africa, the South Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW).
For that reason, we will be submitting the letter below to 2021 version of the Women's March.
Dear Mr President
On Women’s Day, we, the women of South Africa, Lillian Ngoyi, Helen Joseph and 20 000 South African women did not march on the Union Buildings for a South Africa that promises equality, freedom and security of the person, and freedom of movement toRead more
Lee-Anne GermanosJohannesburg, South Africa
Created Jul 19, 2021
Petition to The Minister of Transport - Nimal Siripala, The Minister of Women and Child Affairs - Chandrani Bandara Jayasinghe
the main source of transport for women and girls. The use public transport assists them in their unfortunately, public transport is not the safest option for women and girls. Research reveals that a staggering 90% of women have been subjected to sexual harassment in local buses and trains.
Acts assault, criminal force, or words or actions which causes annoyance to the person being harassed faced by women and girls.
Women In Need, an organization dedicated to addressing gender basedRead more
Women In Need Sri LankaColombo, Sri Lanka
Created Aug 19, 2018
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