International Rescue Committee (IRC)

Photos: One Billion Rising for an end to violence

From Bukavu to Brooklyn, a roundup of International Rescue Committee staff, supporters and members of the communities we serve participating in #1BillionRising events on February 14, the 15th anniversary of the V-Day movement to end violence against women and girls. 

The day's not over yet — join in by rising up, dancing, and calling for an end to violence today!
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IRC staff at One Billion Rising events around the world
IRC staff at One Billion Rising events around the world
Photos: IRC

Many thanks to everyone who has been out there dancing and sharing their photos and stories of the day, including IRC Voice Morena Baccarin and our collegues in Brussels, Belgium; Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo; Dallas, TX; Geneva, Switzerland; Goma, Democratic Republic of Congo; London, UK; Miami, Florida; New York, NY; Oakland, CA;  Salt Lake City, Utah; Seattle, Washington; Silver Spring, MD; and Washington, DC.

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