Submitted by Admin on Sun, 11/25/2012 - 10:23

Millions of women and girls around the world are assaulted, beaten, raped, mutilated or even murdered in what constitutes appalling violations of their human rights. The UN challenges the culture of discrimination that allows violence to continue and call on all governments to make good on their pledges to end all forms of violence against women and girls in all parts of the world by urging all people to support this important global goal.