What is your take on the quotes that follow? Do you agree or disagree? Do you like or hate it?
“Violence against women is perhaps the most shameful human right’s violation. As long as it continues, we cannot claim to be making real progress towards equality, development and peace.” Koffi Annan when he was Secretary-General of the United Nations.”
According to Mr. Annan, “each of us must accept responsibility for stamping out gender based violence.”
He writes: “Ultimately,it is up to all of us – in our homes, our communities, our nations, our global community – to create a world that is safe for women and girls in which all women have full enjoyment of all human rights.”
What do these words of Mr. Annan mean to you?