UN Symposium on Femicide: A Global Issue That Demands Your Action for November 26, 2012

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This issue is not about abortion, being pro choice or pro life, it is an issue of gender. Gender cleansing has no place in modern society.

THE 50 MILLION MISSING CAMPAIGN BLOG ON INDIA'S FEMALE GENDERCIDE

On November 26, 2012, an international symposium on Femicide (the killing of women and girls because of their gender), was held by the UN-ACUNS in Vienna, Austria, to mark the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women.

The 50 Million Missing Campaign founder, Rita Banerji, was a speaker at this symposium and talked about the various forms and extent of femicides in India (video and details of the symposium the program below).

This is a significant  development, and it has been the goal of  The 50 Million Missing Campaign  for the 6 years that we’ve been working to end female gendercide, to have femicide recognized as an international human rights crime, and

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