The Gender Affairs Division within the Ministry of National Mobilisation and Social Development, etc. would be commemorating 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence from November 25 – December 10, 2017.

The theme for this year is “Orange the World: Unite to End Violence Against Women and Girls”.

A series of activities have been planned for the 16 day period that includes a media conference on November 27, 2017 from 9:00 am – 12:00 noon at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Conference Room.

The objectives of this activity according to the Gender Affairs Division are to: Declare start of the 16 days of activism; to Launch the protocols and procedures for Domestic Violence and to Introduce the National Commission on Gender-Based Violence