Gender & Reproductive Health & Rights Resources & Advocacy Center (GRACe)

 

One Billion Rising

For the last four years, Ahfad University for Women in collaboration with the British Embassy-Sudan has collaborated in implementing the fourth round of the global event “One Billion Rising” to end all form of violence against women.

The One Billion Rising is an event bringing people from various backgrounds to join hands, unite and dance to call for ending all forms of Violence against Women in one. The theme for the 2016 campaign for the One Billion Rising is “Rise to keep the promise, our promise to protect women and girls!”

We were honored by the presence of His Excellency the Ambassador of the British Embassy Mr. Michael Aron and Prof. Gasim Badri the President of Ahfad University for Women plus more than two thousand attendees