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2018 16 Days of Activism Resources

Below you can find our resources for 2018’s campaign against Gender-Based Violence.

These resources can be used by individuals, groups and communities who would like to join this important campaign.

 And keep checking back for new resources (such as posters and leaflets) as the campaign draws nearer!

Introduction to 16 Days of Activism Campaign 2018

An Overview of the campaign and an introduction to Mothers’ Union resources.

What is Gender-Based Violence?

Provides information and definitions on what gender-based violence is.

Different Forms of Gender-Based Violence

As gender-based violence can take many forms, this provides an overview of some of these to help raise awareness.

Facts and Figures

Provides a selection of statistics on the breadth of gender-based violence, globally and in the UK.

Do’s and Don’ts for supporting survivors

Provides pointers on how we can respond well to those who have experienced gender-based violence.

Advocacy Suggestions during 16 Days 2018

Offers advocacy ideas to undertake during 16 days 2018

Bible Reflection 2018

Use this Bible reflection and conversation starter to help increase our understanding and break the silence of gender-based violence.

United in Prayer – Global Act During 16 Days 2018

Join together for this global act of solidarity, either as part of a service or meeting on a date of your convenience during the 16 days, or as an ongoing opportunity for prayer throughout the 16 days.

Service Outline for 16 Days 2018

This service outline may be used and adapted for a variety of contexts during 16 days.

Creative Prayer Ideas for 16 days 2018

These prayer ideas may be used and adapted for a variety of contexts; as part of a service or meeting; as part of a vigil or as an ongoing opportunity for prayer throughout the 16 days.

16 Days of Activism A4 Poster

Poster to advertise your involvement in 16 Days of Activism 

Suggested Placard Text

Suggested text you can use for 16 Days of Activism placards 

Case Study: Early Marriage

Read how members in Kenya, inspired by their faith, are challenging social practices like child marriage and the associated gender based violence still common in some parts of the country