Did you know that one in three women on the planet will be raped or beaten in her lifetime? This is why WILPF, together with the V-Day Movement and many other organisations worldwide, are taking a stand and uniting their efforts in the struggle to end gender-based violence.

Today 14th February 2013, WILPF is joining the One Billion Rising campaign to Strike, Dance and Rise against gender-based violence.

Check out why our members and friends in Australia, India, Lebanon, Nepal, Nigeria, Norway, Philippines, Switzerland, UK and US are rising!

Are you also rising? If yes, tell us why you are rising in the comments below!