16 Days of Activism


Downloadable Article: 16 Days of Activism

This months downloadable article focuses on our 16 Days of Activism Campaign, including our focus on the stigma associated with gender-based violence.  We encourage you to use it in your newsletters, parish magazines and websites.  




This 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence, Mothers' Union is shining a light on violence against women and girls, with the clear message that it is not ok. We are calling on communities around the world to understand the many different forms of abuse that gender-based violence takes, from controlling behaviour by a partner to rape as a weapon of war. Read more here: http://www.mothersunion.org/16-days

read Families First July/August 2017 issue THE BIG ISSUE 

Mothers’ Union and the Women’s Movement: a history of female activism

Giving a voice to the unheard: Caitriona Beaumont on the powerful history of Mothers’ Union