16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence: Partnerships to Leave No Woman or Girl Behind

An Investor’s Story

By Bethany Corrigan, Senior Technical Advisor – GBV, PSI PSI stands with people around the world to celebrate a global commitment eliminate violence against girls and women. In my first post, I talked about PSI’s role in a greater multi-sector, collaborative fight against the many-headed beast that is GBV. Beginning on the International Day for Elimination of

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The Time Is Now

By Indrani Goradia, Founding Member, Maverick Collective Imagine, for a moment, being in a room full of strangers and sharing out loud a personal story from your life. A story that carries great shame; one that brings that familiar sick feeling to the pit of your stomach. In the past you didn’t dare tell this

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16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence: Partnerships to Leave No Woman or Girl Behind

A Doctor’s Story

By Bethany Corrigan, Senior Technical Advisor – GBV, PSI This November PSI stands with people around the world to celebrate a global commitment eliminate violence against girls and women. In my last post, I talked about PSI’s role in a greater multi-sector, collaborative fight against the many-headed beast that is GBV. Over the next 16

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16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence: Partnerships to Leave No Woman or Girl Behind

A Program Manager’s Story

By Bethany Corrigan, Senior Technical Advisor – GBV, PSI This November, PSI stands with people around the world to celebrate a global commitment to eliminate violence against girls and women. In my last post, I talked about PSI’s role in a greater multi-sector, collaborative fight against the many-headed beast that is GBV. Over the next

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Myanmar

Breaking the Silence: How We Can Empower Women to Address Violence in Myanmar

By Barbara Jones, philanthropist and civic leader Barbara Jones, founding member of philanthropic and advocacy initiative Maverick Collective, reflects on the state of gender-based violence in Myanmar and her recent visit to the country with PSI. Imagine feeling like you don’t own your body. You can’t speak up or come and go as you please.

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Put the Survivor at the Center of Her Solution

As part of PSI’s series for 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence, philanthropist and advisor Barbara Jones explains the vital role listening and empathy play in designing solutions for survivors of GBV.

By Barbara Jones, philanthropist and civic leader I’m partnering with PSI to tackle the scourge of gender-based violence that has too long plagued the women of Myanmar. After decades of military rule, the country is finally coming out of the shadows. With the recent elections, there is a lot of hope and optimism about the

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Wajood PSI

How to End Gender-Based Violence: 6 Things We’ve Learned

As part of PSI’s series for 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence, founder of Indrani’s Light Foundation and PSI’s Associate Director of Programs, GBV discuss lessons learned from a program to end violence in India.

By Indrani Goradia, Founder of Indrani’s Light Foundation and Tanushree Soni, Associate Director of Programs, GBV, PSI To envision a world without violence is a path toward ending poverty and empowering women, their families and communities. We are fortunate to be working with some of the most incredible woman in India and in the world on

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Women Standing for Women to End Gender-Based Violence

As part of PSI’s series for 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence, philanthropist and entrepreneur Marcia Cardamore explains what role philanthropists must play.

By Marcia Cardamore, Philanthropist and Entrepreneur Am I a new kind of philanthropist? Probably not. But I am part of a zeitgeist of women who are empowered with a sense of agency, purpose, significant resources and talent, willing to take risks and make big commitments to address the rising tide of violence against women and girls.

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16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence

By Noha Zeitoun, Content Intern, PSI An international effort that calls for the prevention and end of abuse of girls and women kicks off today, November 25, on the International Day for Elimination of Violence Against Women. The 16 Days Campaign Against Gender-Based Violence runs until Human Rights Day, December 10. Here are some important

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Indrani Goradia

Expressing Love with Violence is a Lie

By Etiti Ayeni, Digital Marketing Consultant, PSI “The greatest public health threat facing us today is violence against women and girls,” explained PSI partner, philanthropist and advocate Indrani Goradia at TEDx Port of Spain in October. The theme at this year’s TEDx Port of Spain was Off Record — highlighting conversations that are taboo, but

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Violence Against Women: Global Crime, Global Solutions

Mandy Moore and Indrani Goradia Address Gender-based Violence on NDTV

Actress, singer-songwriter and PSI Global Ambassador Mandy Moore recently teamed up with Indrani Goradia, philanthropist and advocate for gender-based violence survivors, on the popular Indian talk show NDTV Dialogues to address gender-based violence and its burden on society.  Joining them in the segment, Violence Against Women: Global Crime, Global Solutions, were panelists, Lalitha Kumaramangalam, National

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Indrani Goradia India

Smart Approaches for Combatting Violence Against Women

Day 3 in India with Mandy Moore and Indrani Goradia

[View the story “Smart Approaches for Combatting Violence Against Women” on Storify]

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