Twitter chat: "Positive Steps to End Gender-Based Violence in Education and with Education"

 follow hashtag GBVChat on Twitter December 6, 2017 from 8AM to 5pm for a global conversation about positive steps to end gender-based violence, in education and with education.

We're talking about gender-based violence on December 6. Won't you join us?

Four hundred unique participants actively joined this global conversation on Twitter on December 6, 2017 to discuss “Positive Steps to End Gender-Based Violence—in Education & with Education.” YouthPower Learning host the fourth annual #GBVChat in support of 16 Days of Activism against Gender-based Violence and USAID’s initiatives to end gender-based violence.

Nine organizations or projects each led an hour-long Q&A. Topics include effective positive youth development approaches to end gender-based violence (GBV); seeking justice for GBV survivors; using education to change social norms around GBV; GBV and excluded, non-binary, youth populations; and more.

Explore the resources, tools and stories these organizations shared over the course of the day to learn more about what works to end GBV in education and with education. 

#GBVChat Schedule, December 6, 2017

8:00 a.m.       @Promundo_US    Prevention+  ( Promundo-US, Sonke Gender Justice, and Rutgers): "Men and Women Ending Gender-Based Violence"

9:00 a.m.       @YPLearning      YouthPower Learning and YouthPower Action: "Positive steps to end GBV: transforming gender norms through positive youth development"

10:00 a.m.     @Asia_Foundation    The Asia Foundation: "Seeking justice for GBV survivors: The role of legal education and judicial training"

11:00 a.m.     @RTI_INTL_DEV    RTI International: "GBV in Education: Research to Practice"

12:00 p.m.     @K4Health    K4Health: "The effects of gender-based violence on reproductive health"

1:00 p.m.     @ICRW    ICRW: "GBV and excluded, non-binary, youth populations"

2:00 p.m.     @Banyan_Global   Banyan Global: "Using education to change social norms around GBV"

3:00 p.m.     @Chemonics    Chemonics: "Strengthening youth-focused systems to combat GBV"

4:00 p.m.     @USAIDGH    USAID: "Addressing gender-based violence and health among children and youth"

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Wednesday, December 6, 2017 -
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