Stories about Women´s rights
Working with women on peace and security in DR Congo and Burundi
The Hague, May 29, 2020 – Mensen met een Missie has been invited to develop a programme with the Ministry… Read more
No longer afraid of your husband
Violence against women is a widespread problem in Bolivia. Seven in ten women are a victim of violence. We support an initiative called ‘Somos Sur’ that informs women through radio programmes and blogs about prevention of violence and seeking help if they are victimized.
‘It should not be hidden’
Fientje Jarangga is softly spoken, but she chooses her words determinedly and her sparkling eyes betray power. Resignation is not the answer to rape and abuse of women, she thinks. “It should not be hidden.”