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Callisto takes its innovative approach to combat sexual assault to professional industries

“When I reported the incident to campus security, suddenly I was being questioned and doubted and asked for proof, and that process was more traumatic than the assault itself.” Jessica Ladd, founder ... Read more
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Putting an end to Female Genital Mutilation: the fight continues

More than 200 million women and girls worldwide Female genital mutilation (FGM) includes all procedures that involve the partial or complete removal of a girl’s external genitals. Four categories of ... Read more
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In France, an online platform to report sexual violence

In France, while more than 600,000 women are victims of sexual violence each year [1] , only 1 in 10 reports sexual assaults according to figures from Insee [2] and the Observatoire national de la ... Read more
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A world free from female genital cutting: Aissata’s true story

Video of Choosing a world free from female genital cutting: Aissata's true story Today, more than 200 million women and girls are victims of female genital mutilation (FGM) worldwide and 3.6 ... Read more
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Project DOT: Flipping the script on the #MeToo discussion

How would you define Love? What does consent mean? As a bystander, what can I do to help? These are just a few of the questions that youth are discussing as part of Project DOT , an initiative ... Read more
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Li Ying, Beijing Yuanzhong Gender Development Center, Beijing, China

Enabling 1,000 women a year across China to access on and offline training to be free of domestic violence In 2012, domestic violence occurred in one third of the 320 million Chinese families polled ... Read more
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July 30th 2018: Taking action together for the victims of human trafficking

July 30 th is World Day Against Trafficking in Persons , an opportunity for us to highlight the lives of millions of exploited women, men and children throughout the world. The International Labor ... Read more
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Women Bylines: bringing more women’s voices to journalism

In the summer of 2017, the Kering Foundation co-hosted Chime For Change’s second Women Bylines , a five-day intensive journalism workshop that brought together 14 female storytellers from around the ... Read more
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Get involve and participate to the national consultation to combat violence against women in the UK and in Italy.

For International Women’s Day on March 8th, 2018, the Kering Foundation and launched a wide consultation to combat violence against women in the UK and Italy. Following-up on the French ... Read more
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Tune in for the 3rd season of "ELLES ont toutes une histoire"

To celebrate International Women's Day, the Kering Foundation presents the third season of "ELLES ont toutes une histoire", a series of 1 minute 30 second documentaries highlighting the “feminine ... Read more
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Take action to celebrate International Women’s Day!

2017 was a turning point in the fight against violence against women, and the subject of sexual harassment, sexual abuse and other forms of violence finally made their way to center stage, thanks to ... Read more
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The International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation: in the field and through images, the fight continues

The distressing and harmful practice of female genital mutilation (FGM), defined by the UN as “all procedures that involve altering or injuring the female genitalia for non-medical reasons” continues ... Read more
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