Violence and abuse against women and girls exists in many different forms in every culture, society, and religion across the world. Its effects can be devastating and life-long. Press Red exists to turn off the silence around these issues: to bring them out into the open and to show people how they can make a difference.
Turn the silence off
GENDER SELECTIVE ABORTION
TRAFFICKING & SEXUAL EXPLOITATION
SEXUAL WAR CRIMES
ENFORCED CHILD MARRIAGE
Educate. Equip. Empower.
The extent of violence against women cannot be underestimated, nor can its consequences. The impact ripples through every area of society; it affects women, children, families, neighbourhoods, men, lawmakers, law-enforcers, health providers and so many of our social institutions. It does indeed leave scars across the face of humanity.