Tags: Marriage

See also: Women's rights
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Women in India: Our Journey

TBB 2009-10 students Marianna Brady and Genevieve Moss-Hawkins created this video recently to explore the experiences of women in rural India....

Regions: India

Issues: Education, Food & health & development, Marriage

Witnessed: 2891 times


Knock Knock, Who's There?

What would you do to stop domestic abuse in your neighborhood?


Regions: India, United States

Issues: Marriage, Violence against women

Witnessed: 2874 times


A Choice and A Chance: Child Marriage Prevention Act Introduced in the U.S.

In May, House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Howard Berman (D-CA) and the House Foreign Affairs Committee incorporated provisions to confront child marriage in the State Department Reauthorization...

Regions: United States

Issues: Marriage

Witnessed: 2133 times


Mann Ke Manjeere

Breakthrough's video -Mann ke Manjeeré- reached 26 million households via six satellite music television channels, effectively mainstreaming discussions about domestic violence issues throughout Sout...

Regions: Global

Issues: Marriage, Violence against women, Women's rights

Witnessed: 4001 times


I wish...

Sometimes a woman wants something so trivial that she thinks it best to leave it alone rather than raise it with her partner. Like, I wish you'd wear a condom. ...

Issues: Freedom of opinion & expression, Marriage, Sexual rights

Witnessed: 1992 times


Mary Robinson on the Universal Declaration of Human Rights

Recorded at Columbia University. Mary Robinson, a member of The Elders, speaks about the origin of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. ...

Regions: Global

Issues: Marriage, Poverty, Violence against women

Witnessed: 14146 times


12-y-old girl in Afghanistan victim of violence by husband

Herat province -- Afghanistan, Sep.2007: This 12-y-old girl has been given in a forced marriage and she faces violence by her husband everyday....

Regions: Afghanistan

Issues: Marriage

Witnessed: 9571 times


Mann Ke Manjeere (English)

In Breakthrough's video, a fearless woman in India leaves an abusive marriage and works as a truck driver to support her daughter and herself....

Regions: India

Issues: HIV-AIDS, Marriage, Violence against women

Witnessed: 10389 times


Human rights treaties and other instruments

International Bill of Human Rights Administration of justice Employment Freedom of association, human rights defenders Freedom of information and right to culture ...

Issues: Arbitrary arrest, Armed conflict, Caste discrimination


Women's human rights

Women's Human Rights: A Manual for Education & Action on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault (Women’s Rights Network, Wellesley, MA, 2003). Language(s): English. ...

Issues: Honor crimes, Human trafficking, Marriage