Tagged: Violence Against Women

BLOG: Our Written Statement at CSW59

Alcohol is a major obstacle to women empowerment, gender equality and the achievement of the promises made in the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action, in 1995. Read our Statement to CSW59 and find all related sources…

BLOG: Violence Against Women – A Global Epidemic Fuelled By Alcohol

Press release on International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women and IOGT International calls on the Women’s Rights community and politicians around the world, to join together and address one of the major factors in the global epidemic that is violence against women…

BLOG: Introducing Our Parallel Event At United Nations CSW58

The great line-up of amazing speakers who will address the three major epidemics burdening women and girls; and they’ll do this in ground-breaking fashion…

BLOG: Unveiling Brand New IOGT Campaign Inspire Freedom

It’s here! IOGT International’s flagship campaign for women’s rights and gender equality and the eradication of alcohol violence has arrived and with it a beautiful and powerful Community Action Guide consisting of a clockwork of grass-roots actions that together make up a global movement to inspire freedom…

BLOG: We Could Perform A Miracle If We Acted Upon Facts!

1 billion women of this world will be raped or beaten in their life-time and up to 80% of violence against women and girls is alcohol related, we have found a simple, effective, magic formula to reduce violence against 700 000 000 women…

BLOG: Here’s To The Women! The Best Drink For Today

It’s around Christmas time when there are many girls and women suffering violence right in their homes and have nowhere to go. The places supposed to be the safest shelters turn into war places. They are stuck at home with a violent man – father, husband, uncle, grand pa. Our cause is simple as well. We suggest to make each 25th alcohol free. By that simple action, we would reduce violence against women significantly. IOGT International has prepared a short video to demonstrate the idea.