WRAPA concludes #LetsTalkGBV week of twitter conference.
WRAPA held a twitter conference from 8th March, 2017 (to mark the International Women’s Day 2017) – 14th March, 2017 to discuss issues surrounding the Affirmative Action, Gender Based Violence, access to legal aid for survivors as well as clarifying all the controversies surounding the Gender and Equal Oppurtunities Bill. The conference was tagged #LetsTalkGBV.
The conference featured a lot of high profile gender experts from Nigeria as panelists and many high profile participants, A lot of salient questions were asked, contributions and comments were made and controversial narratives were clarified
This conference projected the work or WRAPA with increased calls on our help lines, emails reporting gender based violence, as well as increase in the awareness on the dangers of the human cost of Violence Against Women (VAW)