16 Days of Activism against Gender Based Violence

Melton City Council is proud to be supporting the 16 Days of Activism against Gender Based Violence campaign, an international campaign that aims to strengthen action to end violence against women and girls around the world.

16 Days of Activism starts on 25 November, coinciding with International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, and ends on 10 December, which marks Human Rights Day.  

If you or someone you know is experiencing or is at risk of experiencing family violence, please call 1800RESPECT on 1800 737 732 or visit the 1800RESPECT website .

If you or someone you know is in immediate danger please call 000.


2023 events

Local and non-local activities in 2023 included:

  • Annual Walk Against Family Violence
  • Orange Lady Campaign
  • Walk with Her
  • Author Talk with Danielle Scrimshaw
  • UNITE! Activism to end violence against women and girls
      
More information

For more information and to keep up to date with future events, follow Healthy City of Melton on Facebook, contact our Health and Wellbeing Officer via email: socialplanningprojects@melton.vic.gov.au.