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Day Sixteen: Take action online - watch and share Lisa's story

Posted on December 10, 2014


One in Five women in Ireland experiences domestic abuse. It can happen to any woman, in any home and at any stage of her life.

As part of our annual ‘One in Five Women’ National Balloon Action during the International 16 Days of Action Women’s Aid has produced a video to give a snapshot of what this looks like, in one incident of emotional abuse for one woman. The video tells the story of Lisa who is suffering abuse from her partner, yet it has a positive message. And you can be part of it.

This video is a way you can support and show solidarity online with women experiencing domestic abuse.

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Remembering Stolen Lives - 78 Women and 10 Children

Posted on December 10, 2014

Remembering Stolen Lives

Today is Day 16 of the 16 Days of Action and UN Human Rights Day. There is no greater violation of a woman’s human rights than the right to life itself.

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