Tag: SUSO

Stand Up – Speak Out project: Activities lined up to raise awareness and change behaviour about violence

On 12 March 2019, members of the Stand Up, Speak Out (SUSO) project met in Hanoi to review the progress in the first year and plan for the second year. In 2018, the project formed a group of 48 change agents and finalized the manual package guiding discussions about gender-based violence in the community. The change agents received …

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Keeping silent – the most common reaction to violence

“Many women only dare to say they have a motorbike accident after being beaten by their husbands,” said Ms. Lo Thi Chanh, Chairwoman of Muong Phang communal Women’s Union in Dien Bien district at the inception workshop of project Stand Up, Speak Out: Breaking the Silence around Gender-based Violence among Ethnic Minority Communities in Northern …

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Breaking the silence around gender based violence among ethnic minority communities in Dien Bien

Dien Bien, 10 September 2018 – Dien Bien province will, for the first time, have a project focusing on minimising gender-based violence among ethnic minority communities to promote gender equality. Kicked off today, the project “Stand up – Speak out: Breaking the silence around gender based violence among ethnic minority communities in Northern Vietnam (SUSO)”, …

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