White Ribbon Day 2021: What is the history of the day to end male violence against women and girls?


by The Independent

The Independent— The day was founded in Canada following the 1989 École Polytechnique Massacre

DW.COM—France: Tens of thousands protest violence against women. Chanting protesters took to the streets across France to call for an end to sexual violence. More than 100 women have been killed in France by their partners or ex-partners in 2021. Thousands of chanting protesters took to the streets across France to call for an end to sexual violence. More than 100 women have been killed in France by their partners or ex-partners in 2021.

Philstar.com—End violence against women. Pandemic lockdowns gave families an abundance of time for bonding.

BBC News—Clashes as protesters demand end to violence against women. Protesters turn out around the world calling for an end to violence against women.