In India, human life has lost value especially if you are female. Politial corruption, poverty and starvation brings out the worst of humanity wherever it strikes and this may be part of the issue. But in India the
systematic and ignored killing of women must stop!
On November 26, 2012, an international symposium on Femicide (the killing of women and girls because of their gender), will held by the UN-ACUNS in Vienna, Austria, to mark the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women. This is a significant international development for The 50 Million Missing Campaign which has been been working for 6 years to have femicide recognized as an international human rights crime, and to move international bodies to take action!’
Please click on the link above to learn more! Click here to add your voice to those petitioning the end of Violence Against Women: PETITION: Tell World Leaders to End the Female Gendercide in India