Posts Tagged ‘شركاء لإنهاء العنف ضد النساء والفتيات’

Last month a poster appeared on several newspapers and advertisement panels showing the pictures of some religious figures (heads of Lebanese religious groups) with a slogan that reads: “We believe… Partners to end violence against women and girls”.  “We believe” campaign is an initiative of the NGO Abaad, which is trying to use the authority of sect clerics to protect women in a highly sectarian society.


At first glance it would seem noble of the heads of religious sects to endorse such a message. But a deeper look would unmask (more…)


Read Full Post »