Who’s Working on this Issue

The Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women

Amnesty International

The AHA Foundation

Tahirih Justice Center

Women Thrive Worldwide

IKWRO – The Iranian & Kurdish Women’s Rights Organisation

Karma Nirvana

UN Trust Fund to End Violence Against Women

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s UNiTE
to End Violence against Women campaign

Women Against Violence Organization (WAVO)

The Global Fund for Women, Amy’s non-profit partner, is receiving a portion of the proceeds from Seven Perfumes. GFFW is a grant-making foundation that advances women’s human rights worldwide by funding projects that empower women economically, socially, politically and educationally — all of which are necessary for women to stand up for their own dignity and lead the changes needed in their communities that will ultimately end violence, discrimination and exploitation of women.

FILMS I RECOMMEND

Honor Diaries

Banaz: A Love Story

The Price of Honor

If you are aware of other community or international organizations that are doing good work in trying to put an end to the practice of honor violence, please send links to me here.