Today, March 8, “International Women’s Day”, we celebrate the women on whose shoulders we stand. Thanks to their courage and persistence, we find ourselves in the midst of an unprecedented global movement for Women’s Rights, Equality and justice. There has never been a more important time to keep motivated with #PRESSforPROGRESS. With global activism for…
The National Women’s Commission in partnership with the Embassy of Mexico in Belize, launched the #LifeinLeggings Exhibition on Thursday December 7, 2017 at the Mexican Cultural Institute, Belize at 7:00 pm. This is in commemoration of the 16 Days of Activism – “Leave No One Behind – End Violence against Women and Girls.”
Calling ALL High Schools Girls to participate in this competition.
Guidelines are: Picture must be accompanied by a short paragraph with words of no more than 100
Must include contact information: Name, Age, Class and School
Deadline for submission is November 10, 2017
16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence
November 25-December 10, 2017
Theme:”Leave no one behind-End violence against women and girls”
An impressive gathering of women leaders in Belize including: CEO, Judith Alpuche, 1st woman Governor of the Central Bank of Belize, Joy Grant, Specail Envoy for Women & Children, Kim Simplis Barrow, Speaker of the House, Laura Longsworth, U.S. Embassy’s Public Affairs Officer, Natella Svistunova, Political/ Economic Chief, Beverly Mather-Marcus and Charge d’ Affaires, Adrienne…
The User- Friendly Version of The Revised National Gender Policy
Theme: What is Gender?
|“Aware that both gender-based violence and domestic violence are crimes against the state, government must exercise a ZERO-TOLERANCE approach to violence against women and girls in light of Belize’s ratification of Belem do Para”.