Month: November 2014

International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

Since 1981, as a tribute to the Mirabal sisters (three Dominican sisters, political activists known as the Hermanas Mirabal, who were brutally assassinated for opposing the Trujillo dictatorship on November 25, 1960), as well as global recognition of gender violence, the date 25 November has been marked by women’s activists as a day against violence against women.

Following the adoption of the Read more →

TC on human rights education and COMPASS manual in Wroclaw

TDM2000 Polska and Wroclaw, from 6th to 14th of November 2014, were host of 24 youth workers and youth leaders from Poland, Macedonia, Croatia, UK, Italy, Romania, Lithuania and Bulgaria who came together to participate on a training course on the Council of Europe’s COMPASS Human Rights Education Programme and the Compass Manual. The project main objectives were to increase… Read more →