Global Summit to End Sexual Violence

Global Summit to End Sexual Violence

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Posted
6/9/14

CARE is pleased to be participating in the Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict in London from June 10-13. The summit brings together leaders from around the world to commit to ending sexual violence in conflict.  The summit comes at a key moment in international efforts to end sexual violence in conflict, including commitments made under UNSCR 1325, 1820 and their successor resolutions, and the UN Declaration of Commitment to End Sexual Violence in Conflict.

CARE is very active in the summit, and in working to prevent conflict and mitigate harm from conflict around the world.  You can read more in CARE's position paper on Sexual Violence in Conflict.  You can also sign the petition to ask governments to focus on education in schools to prevent violence, or ask your Congressman to sponsor the International Violence Against Women Act.

In addition to our advocacy efforts, CARE is also sponsoring two Fringe Panels:

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