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)
|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|