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Global march for women's rights
People around world hit roads "walking and dancing" as part of "One Billion Rising" rally to end gender-based violence.
Last Modified: 14 Feb 2013 18:36


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Eve Ensler (R) founder of V-Day embraces a woman in the crowd during a global rally "One Billion Rising", which is part of a V-Day event calling for an end to gender-based violence, in Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo on February 14, 2013. V-Day is a global activist movement to end violence against women and girls, said organisers.


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A banner displayed at a gathering in central London, where Women protested as part of the "One Billion Rising" campaign.


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Participants dance during one of the "One Billion Rising" campaign dancing events in Hong Kong.


Dita Alangkara/AP
Indonesian women cheer as they take part in the global campaign to end violence against women, in Jakarta.


Musadeq Sadeq/AP
An Afghan woman holds a banner referring to a global domestic violence awareness campaign during a march in the capital Kabul.


MUNIR UZ ZAMAN/AFP/Getty Images
Bangladeshi women form a human chain as they participate in a campaign rally in Dhaka.


DAVID GRAY/REUTERS
A group of women and men dance as they participate in the "One Billion Rising" camapign at a park in central Sydney.


MANSI THAPLIYAL/REUTERS
Activists dance in an event to support global campaign for women's rights in New Delhi, India.


Mahesh Kumar A/AP
Thousands of women and children in various cities in India danced in the streets, in malls and other places to express support for the campaign.


STRINGER/REUTERS
Congolese children hold a placard that reads "the Congo is indivisible" as part of a global rally in Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo.


STEPHEN MORRISON/EPA
Activists cover their mouths while gathering in a flash mob for a campaign against sexual violence against women in downtown Singapore.


DENNIS M. SABANGAN/EPA
Filipino students of St Scholastica's College, dance inside their campus during the kick off of the global campaign in Manila.


MARKO DJURICA/REUTERS
A woman raises her finger in the air at a gathering of the "One Billion Rising" campaign in Belgrade.



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Eve Ensler (R) founder of V-Day embraces a woman in the crowd during a global rally "One Billion Rising", which is part of a V-Day event calling for an end to gender-based violence, in Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo on February 14, 2013. V-Day is a global activist movement to end violence against women and girls, said organisers.;*;A banner displayed at a gathering in central London, where Women protested as part of the "One Billion Rising" campaign.;*;Participants dance during one of the "One Billion Rising" campaign dancing events in Hong Kong.;*;Indonesian women cheer as they take part in the global campaign to end violence against women, in Jakarta.;*;An Afghan woman holds a banner referring to a global domestic violence awareness campaign during a march in the capital Kabul.;*;Bangladeshi women form a human chain as they participate in a campaign rally in Dhaka.;*;A group of women and men dance as they participate in the "One Billion Rising" camapign at a park in central Sydney.;*;Activists dance in an event to support global campaign for women(***)s rights in New Delhi, India.;*;Thousands of women and children in various cities in India danced in the streets, in malls and other places to express support for the campaign.;*;Congolese children hold a placard that reads "the Congo is indivisible" as part of a global rally in Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo.;*;Activists cover their mouths while gathering in a flash mob for a campaign against sexual violence against women in downtown Singapore.;*;Filipino students of St Scholastica(***)s College, dance inside their campus during the kick off of the global campaign in Manila.;*;A woman raises her finger in the air at a gathering of the "One Billion Rising" campaign in Belgrade. Daylife ID:
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'One Billion Rising' campaignhttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/%27One-Billion-Rising%27-campaignWomen and men across the globe have thronged the streets “walking and dancing” as part of "One Billion Rising" campaign for women's rights.en-usAl Jazeerafeedback@daylife.com10Thu, 14 Feb 2013 15:06:33 GMTThu, 14 Feb 2013 16:44:03 GMT'One Billion Rising' campaignhttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/%27One-Billion-Rising%27-campaign?image_id=03Xk2yD2pk7gM

Eve Ensler (R) founder of V-Day embraces a woman in the crowd during a global rally "One Billion Rising", which is part of a V-Day event calling for an end to gender-based violence, in Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo on February 14, 2013. V-Day is a global activist movement to end violence against women and girls, said organisers.

Thu, 14 Feb 2013 14:22:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/%27One-Billion-Rising%27-campaign?image_id=03Xk2yD2pk7gMSTRINGERREUTERSReuters Pictures

Eve Ensler (R) founder of V-Day embraces a woman in the crowd during a global rally "One Billion Rising", which is part of a V-Day event calling for an end to gender-based violence, in Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo on February 14, 2013. V-Day is a global activist movement to end violence against women and girls, said organisers.

'One Billion Rising' campaign
'One Billion Rising' campaignhttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/%27One-Billion-Rising%27-campaign?image_id=00GJbdj97j967

Women protest at a gathering of the "One Billion Rising" campaign in central London. It is a global campaign to call for an end to violence against women and girls, according to its organisers.

Thu, 14 Feb 2013 13:36:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/%27One-Billion-Rising%27-campaign?image_id=00GJbdj97j967TOBY MELVILLEREUTERSReuters Pictures

Women protest at a gathering of the "One Billion Rising" campaign in central London. It is a global campaign to call for an end to violence against women and girls, according to its organisers.

'One Billion Rising' campaign
'One Billion Rising' campaignhttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/%27One-Billion-Rising%27-campaign?image_id=01l28QqbA5126

Participants dance during one of the "One Billion Rising" campaign dancing events in Hong Kong. The events staged on Valentine's Day aims at raising awareness to end violence against women and have participants dancing in different locations in the city from 15 minutes to all day long.

Thu, 14 Feb 2013 12:50:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/%27One-Billion-Rising%27-campaign?image_id=01l28QqbA5126PHILIPPE LOPEZAFP/Getty ImagesGetty Images

Participants dance during one of the "One Billion Rising" campaign dancing events in Hong Kong. The events staged on Valentine's Day aims at raising awareness to end violence against women and have participants dancing in different locations in the city from 15 minutes to all day long.

'One Billion Rising' campaign
'One Billion Rising' campaignhttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/%27One-Billion-Rising%27-campaign?image_id=0cWp9PO7yTaQC

Indonesian women cheer as they take part in the "One Billion Rising" campaign, a worldwide call to end violence against women, on Valentine's Day in Jakarta, Indonesia.

Thu, 14 Feb 2013 12:18:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/%27One-Billion-Rising%27-campaign?image_id=0cWp9PO7yTaQCDita AlangkaraAPAP Photo

Indonesian women cheer as they take part in the "One Billion Rising" campaign, a worldwide call to end violence against women, on Valentine's Day in Jakarta, Indonesia.

'One Billion Rising' campaign
'One Billion Rising' campaignhttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/%27One-Billion-Rising%27-campaign?image_id=0csV3Gc7EP7um

An Afghan woman holds a banner referring to a global domestic violence awareness campaign called "One Billion Rising" during a march calling for the end of violence against women, in the capital Kabul.

Thu, 14 Feb 2013 10:07:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/%27One-Billion-Rising%27-campaign?image_id=0csV3Gc7EP7umMusadeq SadeqAPAP Photo

An Afghan woman holds a banner referring to a global domestic violence awareness campaign called "One Billion Rising" during a march calling for the end of violence against women, in the capital Kabul.

'One Billion Rising' campaign
'One Billion Rising' campaignhttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/%27One-Billion-Rising%27-campaign?image_id=08bQgghavSctY

Bangladeshi women form a human chain as they participate in a "One Billion Rising" rally in Dhaka. The one-day event called for one billion women around the world to walk away from their homes, businesses, and jobs, and join together to dance in a show of collective strength.

Thu, 14 Feb 2013 09:37:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/%27One-Billion-Rising%27-campaign?image_id=08bQgghavSctYMUNIR UZ ZAMANAFP/Getty ImagesGetty Images

Bangladeshi women form a human chain as they participate in a "One Billion Rising" rally in Dhaka. The one-day event called for one billion women around the world to walk away from their homes, businesses, and jobs, and join together to dance in a show of collective strength.

'One Billion Rising' campaign
'One Billion Rising' campaignhttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/%27One-Billion-Rising%27-campaign?image_id=06Ckg8w1XB4XU

A group of women and men dance as they participate in an event labelled "One Billion Rising" at a park in central Sydney, Australia. The word 'billion' refers to the one billion women who are survivors of abuse.

Thu, 14 Feb 2013 08:49:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/%27One-Billion-Rising%27-campaign?image_id=06Ckg8w1XB4XUDAVID GRAYREUTERSReuters Pictures

A group of women and men dance as they participate in an event labelled "One Billion Rising" at a park in central Sydney, Australia. The word 'billion' refers to the one billion women who are survivors of abuse.

'One Billion Rising' campaign
'One Billion Rising' campaignhttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/%27One-Billion-Rising%27-campaign?image_id=04kM9BH3vo7uL

Activists dance in an event to support "One Billion Rising" global campaign in New Delhi, India. Flashmobs and rallies with singing and dancing were organised across the country as part of the campaign, timed to coincide with Valentine's Day.

Thu, 14 Feb 2013 16:04:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/%27One-Billion-Rising%27-campaign?image_id=04kM9BH3vo7uLMANSI THAPLIYALREUTERSReuters Pictures

Activists dance in an event to support "One Billion Rising" global campaign in New Delhi, India. Flashmobs and rallies with singing and dancing were organised across the country as part of the campaign, timed to coincide with Valentine's Day.

'One Billion Rising' campaign
'One Billion Rising' campaignhttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/%27One-Billion-Rising%27-campaign?image_id=01QGbNGfkTcRl

Women participate in an event to support the "One Billion Rising" global campaign in Hyderabad, India. Thousands of women and children in various cities in the country danced in the streets, in malls and other places to express support for the campaign, a worldwide call to end violence against women and girls.

Thu, 14 Feb 2013 14:22:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/%27One-Billion-Rising%27-campaign?image_id=01QGbNGfkTcRlMahesh Kumar AAPAP Photo

Women participate in an event to support the "One Billion Rising" global campaign in Hyderabad, India. Thousands of women and children in various cities in the country danced in the streets, in malls and other places to express support for the campaign, a worldwide call to end violence against women and girls.

'One Billion Rising' campaign
'One Billion Rising' campaignhttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/%27One-Billion-Rising%27-campaign?image_id=01Ksf4i3vQ2rE

Congolese children hold a placard that reads "the Congo is indivisible" during a global rally "One Billion Rising", which is part of a V-Day event calling for an end to gender-based violence, in Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo.

Thu, 14 Feb 2013 14:28:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/%27One-Billion-Rising%27-campaign?image_id=01Ksf4i3vQ2rESTRINGERREUTERSReuters Pictures

Congolese children hold a placard that reads "the Congo is indivisible" during a global rally "One Billion Rising", which is part of a V-Day event calling for an end to gender-based violence, in Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo.

'One Billion Rising' campaign
'One Billion Rising' campaignhttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/%27One-Billion-Rising%27-campaign?image_id=04Ona4802v8Fc

Activists cover their mouths while gathering in a flash mob for a campaign against sexual violence against women in downtown Singapore.

Thu, 14 Feb 2013 05:08:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/%27One-Billion-Rising%27-campaign?image_id=04Ona4802v8FcSTEPHEN MORRISONEPAEPA Images

Activists cover their mouths while gathering in a flash mob for a campaign against sexual violence against women in downtown Singapore.

'One Billion Rising' campaign
'One Billion Rising' campaignhttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/%27One-Billion-Rising%27-campaign?image_id=05SXaOVfIZcVc

Filipino students of St Scholastica's College, dance inside their campus during the kick off of the global campaign to end violence against women in Manila, Philippines.

Thu, 14 Feb 2013 02:59:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/%27One-Billion-Rising%27-campaign?image_id=05SXaOVfIZcVcDENNIS M. SABANGANEPAEPA Images

Filipino students of St Scholastica's College, dance inside their campus during the kick off of the global campaign to end violence against women in Manila, Philippines.

'One Billion Rising' campaign
'One Billion Rising' campaignhttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/%27One-Billion-Rising%27-campaign?image_id=0eHQ5mI2yj6Re

A woman raises her finger in the air at a gathering of the "One Billion Rising" campaign in Belgrade.

Thu, 14 Feb 2013 16:09:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/%27One-Billion-Rising%27-campaign?image_id=0eHQ5mI2yj6ReMARKO DJURICAREUTERSReuters Pictures

A woman raises her finger in the air at a gathering of the "One Billion Rising" campaign in Belgrade.

'One Billion Rising' campaign


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