Belize Delegate -Ms Selena Urias Awarded the Purple & Orange Ribbon in Japan for her advocacy efforts against Domestic Violence.

Advocating against any form of Gender-based Violence is never easy but the work and efforts needs everyone to be willing to join the collective efforts one way or another.  The National Women’s Commission congratulates Ms International Belize 2019, Selena Urias in her openness to use her platform to advocate against one of the most prominent…

Press Release

  PRESS RELEASE The National Women’s Commission condemns the constant disrespectful and insensitive comments continuously made on social media pages following reports of gender-based violence. It is unfortunate that such insensitive comments have become the norm in the aftermath of any reports of violence against women and girls be it sexual violence, online bullying, domestic…

Women’s Month Activity 2019

  The National Women’s Commission and other organizations have organized various activities and events to commemorate International Women’s Day during the entire month of March.  As such, we are partnering the business sector and Jankunu Productions and in keeping with the NWCs mandate to promote Gender Equality, Equity and Women’s Empowerment, the Commission presents a first…