16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence

The South African High Commissioner in Canada, H. E. Sibongiseni Dlamini-Mntambo, co-hosted H. E. Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, United Nations Under Secretary General and Executive Director of UN Women, at a roundtable discussion in Ottawa. The discussions included a variety of stakeholders across various sectors who addressed the theme “16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence Campaign: Women’s Rights include the Human Right to Live Free from Violence.” The roundtable was followed by a reception. The events were arranged in partnership with the Honourable Senator Marilou McPhedran, Honourable Senator Mary Coyle, and Honourable Senator Wanda Thomas Bernard. #HearMeToo #orangetheworld #16days Photos by Charl Steenkamp

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