2017 Oct 29 By mogammad 0 comment

To galvanize action to end violence against women and girls around the world, the UNiTE to End Violence against Women Campaign aims to “Orange the world”  and has put out a call to all to join the grass roots mobilisation. During the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence, from International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women on 25 November to Human Rights Day on 10 December, “Orange Events” will take place around the world including Cape Town, South Africa. In response to this call, the Center for Non-violence and Peace Studies, an initiative of Madina Institute, in collaboration…

2017 Sep 03 By mogammad 0 comment

Welcome to the 2nd Orange The World Interfaith Youth Summit!   This years theme is Youth Violence in schools: Uniting our voices against sexual harassment & bullying.   The extent of the problem in our schools   Sexual harassment is an unwelcome sexual advance, unwelcome request for sexual favours or other unwelcome conduct of a sexual nature which makes a person feel offended, humiliated and/or intimidated or threatened. Harassment is conduct which annoys, threatens, intimidates, or causes fear in another person. The behavior causes a hostile environment. It can include derogatory comments, slurs, improper propositions, assault, physically impeding or blocking behavior,…