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November 25 - International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

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http://www.timeanddate.com/holidays/un/eliminate-violence-against-women-day
International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women
The United Nations' (UN) International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women is an occasion for governments, international organizations and non-governmental organizations to raise public awareness of violence against women. It has been observed on November 25 each year since 2000.
What do people do?
Various activities are arranged around the world to draw attention to the need for continuing action to eliminate violence against women, projects to enable women and their children to escape violence and campaigns to educate people about the consequences of violence against women. Locally, women's groups may organize rallies, communal meals, fundraising activities and present research on violence against women in their own communities.
An ongoing campaign that people are encouraged to participate in, especially around this time of t…

November 23 is International Day to End Impunity

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http://www.thepoc.net/breaking-news/media/13993-november-23-is-international-day-to-end-impunity.html
November 23 is International Day to End Impunity
Free expression groups, press organizations and journalists worldwide will hold the first ever International Day to End Impunity (IDEI) on November 23, 2011 as part of a global call to demand justice for those that have been persecuted for exercising their right to freedom of expression. The date coincides with the second anniversary of the Maguindanao Massacre, the single deadliest attack on journalists in recent history.
The global activity is led by the Toronto-based International Freedom of Expression eXchange (IFEX), a network of 95 free expression and free press organizations worldwide. In the Philippines, the Center for Media Freedom and Responsibility (CMFR), will lead the IDEI.
“Journalists, media workers, writers and others who speak truth to power continue to be murdered with impunity in countries from Mexico to Russia, Iraq …