The 16 Days of Activism for No Violence against Women and Children is a United Nations campaign that takes place annually from 25 November to 10 December.
Given the scourge of Gender-Based violence in the country, which is declared a national disaster, government is implementing the Emergency Response Action Plan on Gender-Based Violence and Femicide, which was announced by President Cyril in September 2019.
The 16 Days Campaign is government’s comprehensive 365 Days of Activism for No Violence Against Women and Children. During the 16 Days period, government together with civil society and the private sector will host a series of community and sector dialogues and activities to foster a collaborative effort in dealing with GBVF.
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