Twitter Chat December 10: Working Together to End GBV in Economic Strengthening and Maternal Health

The Asia Foundation, URC, World Vision, Knowledge for Health (K4Health), Chemonics, Banyan Global, ACDI/VOCA, Promundo and WI-HER invite you to participate in an online conversation, “Working Together to End GBV in Economic Strengthening and Maternal Health​,” as we mark the final day of 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence Campaign (#16Days) on December 10 from 8:00am to 4:00pm (GMT-5). Join development and health experts and justice and community activists for a day of conversation on the issues surrounding gender-based violence. The Twitter chat relay will address a range of topics, including evidence-based approaches to end violence against women, the intersection of economic empowerment and violence, engaging men and boys to prevent gender-based violence, and responding to violence against girls. Follow the hashtag #GBVchat to join the conversation.

Thursday, December 10 Twitter Chat Schedule

Time (ET, GMT – 5:00) Organization Topic Follow
8:00 am - 9:00 am World Vision It Takes Everyone: Addressing GBV is a Shared Responsibility @WorldVisionUSA
9:00 am - 10:00 am K4Health Responding to reproductive health challenges in the context of GBV: Evidence and program experiences @K4Health
10:00 am - 11:00 am URC & WI-HER Working Together to End GBV: From Economic Strengthening to Maternal Health. @URC-CHS
11:00 am - 12:00 pm The Asia Foundation Expanding the Evidence Base around Prevention and Response to VAWG @AsiaFoundation
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Promundo Engaging Men and Boys to Prevent Gender-Based Violence @Promundo
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Chemonics Lessons from the Field: GBV as a Cross-Cutting Development Issue @Chemonics
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm ACDI/VOCA The Intersection of Women’s Economic Empowerment and GBV: Mitigation Strategies that Work @ACDI_VOCA
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Banyan Global GBV in Relation to Child, Early and Forced Marriage and the MENA Region @Banyan_Global


December 07, 2015
Communications Team
Regions/ Countries