Tweet Chat: Addressing Gender-Based Violence in a Changing World

This Wednesday, November 30th the USAID ASSIST Project will be participating in a Tweet Chat to draw attention to gender based violence using the hashtag #GBVchat. This year’s theme is “Addressing Gender-Based Violence in a Changing World” and is part of the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence Campaign (#16Days).

The chat will take place from 9 am – 2 pm on November 30th, with ASSIST (@usaidassist) leading the conversation from 10-10:30 am and our partner WI-HER (@wiherllc) leading the conversation from 10:30-11 am. We will be joining The Asia Foundation, World Vision, Knowledge for Health (K4Health), Chemonics, Banyan Global, ACDI/VOCA and Promundo as well as other development & health experts and justice & community activists for this day of conversation on the issues surrounding gender-based violence.

Join or follow the conversation on Twitter using the hashtag #GBVchat!

November 30 Tweet Chat Schedule:

(ET, -5:00 GMT)
Organization Topic Follow
9:00 - 9:30 am K4Health Integrating GBV Support into Family Planning @K4Health
9:30 - 10:00 am Banyan Global Child Early Forced Marriage (CEFM) in the MENA Region @Banyan_Global
10:00 - 10:30 am URC/USAID ASSIST Project Addressing GBV through Quality Improvement @usaidassist
10:30 - 11:00 am WI-HER Exploring Innovative Approaches to GBV Prevention @WIHERllc
11:00 - 11:30 am The Asia Foundation Risk & Protective Factors for Violence Against Women and Girls in Asia @Asia_Foundation
11:30 am  - 12:00 pm Promundo Engaging Men and Boys to Prevent Gender-Based Violence @Promundo_US
12:00 - 12:30 pm ACDI/VOCA The Intersection of GBV and Women’s Economic Empowerment @acdivoca
12:30 - 1:00 pm World Vision Safe Schools Enable Children to Learn @WorldVision
1:00 - 1:30 pm Chemonics Stopping GBV: Safe Spaces and Allies @Chemonics
1:30 - 2:00 pm   Collaborative Reflection & Wrap-Up  


Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 09:00
Contact Name: 
Alison Lucas
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