International End Violence Against Women Petition

// 7 November 2008

Reprinted from contact:

Dear Friends,

There are less than 3 weeks to go before UNIFEM will hand over all signatures to the Say NO to Violence against Women campaign to UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. So far, more than 490,000 people have added their names. This is an enormous show of support, yet we are still aiming for 1 million signatures.

Today, we would like to ask you to spread the word further and encourage 3 friends to sign up. Ask them to join an ever-growing movement of people who demand that violence against women be a top priority for governments around the world at:

Or grab your own widget for social networking pages:

—Your Say NO Team

Comments From You

Denise Taylor-O'Connor // Posted 8 November 2008 at 12:40 pm

I send energy for health and the ability for we women to come together. We must unite to save woman in danger. What can I do?

Chrissy // Posted 23 December 2008 at 12:41 am

We must save to help women aganist violence in the world and abuse.

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