Amnesty International USA welcomed Congressional renewal of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), an extension that will provide approximately $3.9 billion over the next five years to help combat domestic violence in this country. Read more. »
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One-in-3 women experience violence worldwide: help make it none-in-3!
The International Violence Against Women Act makes ending violence against women around the world a top priority for the U.S. Government. Ask your Members of Congress to cosponsor the bill today!
The participation of Afghan women in shaping their country’s future and engaging as equal partners will help improve and secure their political status, security, economic and social well-being, and uphold their human rights.