The Many Faces of Manhood: Join us at the A CALL TO MEN 2017 National Conference

A profile picture of a man's head composed on some pictures of men's faces. The text reads The many faces of Manhood: Empowering Men to be their Authentic Selves. Bottom text read: A CALL TO MEN 2017 National Conference: Athletics, Education, Gender, Faith, Fatherhood, Incarceration

Join us at A CALL TO MEN’s 2017 National Conference: Many Faces of Manhood. On September 14-15, 2017, hundreds of people will gather in Minneapolis, MN for this important national meeting that examine healthy, respectful manhood in athletics, education, incarceration, fatherhood, faith communities and around issues of gender. The California Coalition Against Sexual Assault is [...]

CDPH’s Violence Prevention Initiative Releases “The Role of Public Health” Report

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) launched the “Violence Prevention Initiative” in 2015, as an effort to bring prevention to the forefront of health promotion in California. Last week, the Violence Prevention Initiative released a report on the importance of prioritizing prevention and addressing violence as a public health issue . The long-term and [...]

Be a Movement Maker to end violence against women and girls

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Applications are now open to apply to join the 4th cohort of Move to End Violence Movement Makers.  As I recently completed my life-changing experience as a member of the third cohort of Movement Makers, I strongly encourage people committed to ending sexual violence and domestic violence to apply for this opportunity.  By bringing together [...]

RALLYs award exceptional journalism to end sexual violence

RALLYS Exceptional Journalism to end sexual violence with gold trophy

This week Raliance, in partnership with The Poynter Institute for Media Studies, recognized the importance of sexual violence reporting with honoring journalists will RALLYs awards for the highest level of journalistic achievement in covering sexual violence. The RALLYs were presented at the Raliance Media Summit, one-day event will bring together journalists to discuss reporting on [...]

Preventing and Ending the Cycle of Street Harassment and Sexual Violence

This blog post first appeared on PreventConnect.org Being born and raised in India, I assumed only young girls and women in my city experienced and witnessed multiple forms of sexual harassment in our country, especially on the streets and in public transit. Until I arrived in the U.S. in 2004 and continued to read about sexual violence, especially the [...]

“Unbound and Unboxed”: Empowering Women of Color Conference (EWOCC) at UC Berkeley

This blog post first appeared on PreventConnect.org On 18th March 2017, I was fortunate to have attended the Empowering Women of Color Conference (EWOCC) at Berkeley. This event was organized by The Women of Color Initiative, a project of the UC Berkeley Graduate Assembly. This year’s theme was “Unbound and Unboxed”, with a focus on the urgent need [...]

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