SCAM ALERT – False conference invitation being distributed

It has come to our attention that a fake international conference announcement is being distributed in CALCASA's name. The title of the conference is "Crises of Sexual assault and violence against women/war against women trafficking and child labor international workshop." This conference announcement is a scam - the distributor of this scam it has NO affiliation [...]

#ThisGEN_YS: Media, Sports, Policy and Community Organizing to End Gender-Based Violence

  Today is day two of Raliance's ThisGEN: Youth Summit and if you have been following along on social media, you have witnessed the energy and passion for ending gender-based violence present at the summit. ThisGEN participants have connected with one another, heard from various speakers, and have been attending workshop tracks around four specific platforms - [...]

10 Inspiring Ways Sport Drives Culture Change to End Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence

This blog post first appeared on  Raliance believes that sport is an important cultural influencer that can play a huge role in achieving our vision to end sexual violence in one generation. In this vein, Raliance has been exploring the current efforts and possibilities for sexual and domestic violence prevention in and through sport. [...]

New Policy Brief from CPEDV on Supporting Healthy Relationships in Schools

Bullying and adolescent dating abuse are issues prevalent in the lives of young people. Whether these forms of violence are happening on or off school campus, the negative impacts are far reaching and creates an environment that is not conducive to learning or to the overall well-being of students. These issues are also connected. For example, research [...]

#TeenDVMonth 2017: Preventing Teen Dating Violence and Supporting Youth Activism

February means different things to different people, but for those of us working in violence prevention the beginning of February signifies the start of Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month (#teenDVmonth). Not only is this month an opportunity to promote healthy relationships, but it is also a time to commit to listening to the communities [...]

CPEDV’s Building Change Together Training: Educational, Inspiring, Empowering

Two weeks ago, I participated in an engaging & rigorous 3-day training, ‘Building Change Together’, organized by our sister coalition, California Partnership To End Domestic Violence (CPEDV). Being new to prevention and have recently joined the PreventConnect team at CALCASA, I found the training to be a great tool to educate myself about the Core [...]

Guidance for Men Supporting the Women’s March

Women's March on Washington Saturday January 21, 2017 Independence Avenue and Third Street SW

As men who are Move to End Violence Movement Makers, we will join women in this weekend’s Women’s March on Washington or one of the 370 allied Marches throughout the Country (“the March”). We march together in solidarity with our partners and children for the protection of our rights, our safety, our health, and our [...]