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16 Days Campaign Calendar

1 December 2012
16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence Campaign
 25 November - 10 December 2012  - Sudan
                 
State  Date Theme Acitivity and Target groups Target Groups  Venue/Location  Supporting and Implementing Agency  Available material Expected outcomes 
Khartoum 1-8 December  Violence against women is unacceptable Football competation  Secondary schools students Refugee/ host community  schools UNHCR, SC, SOED, COR, MOE Posters; Message boards for disemminating awareness raising messages, T shirt, Song Increased understanding and awareness on SGBV to women, men and children
Khartoum  2-5 December  It is our resposibility to increase awareness of our community on HIVAIDS  HIV Awareness raising          
Khartoum  2-5 December  It is our resposibility to increase awareness of our community on HIVAIDS  HIV Awareness raising 200 students  Community Refugee Schools UNHCR, SC, MOH, COR Posters; Message boards for disemminating awareness raising messages Women are aware of their role in the community
Khartoum 26- 27 Nov Empowering Women Training on Empowerment and Promotion of women leaders  (40 women) at South Sudanese departure points Khartoum UNHCR, CVHW, South Sudanese  Women IEC & Training materials  
Khartoum  27-29 Nov  Empowering women is empowering the community Workshop on SGBV Community members including men, women, youth, and religious leaders Khartoum UNHCR/ SEMA Centre, COR Posters; Message boards for disemminating awareness raising messages Women are aware of their increasing role for their community
Khartoum 3-4 December Violence against women is unacceptable Peaceful co-existence training workshop for populations (50 persons) settled in the most highly sensitive interaction areas between South Sudanese and host community Shegara and Droshab departure points UNHCR, CVHW, South Sudanese  Women Women are aware of their rights; Women are able to take part of the decision making processes in their communities.  
Khartoum 17-18 Dec  Violence against women is unacceptable Taining for low rank police personnel (50 policemen) Not Known  At police posts & stations nearby the South Sudanese departure points   UNHCR, CVHW, South Sudanese  Women    
Khartoum  TBD GBV prevention and Response Training of SUWEP group on social media for GBV   Khartoum  UNFPA/Salmmah    
                 
Zalingei (Darfur)  25-Nov  Empowering women is empowering the community Awareness events with speeches, drama, painting competition, etc.  IDPs Camp Hamidyia, Hassahissa, Alsalam Hamidyia , Hassahissa and Alsaam  UNHCR  1) COMMUNICATION MATERIAL: Printed Banner (2) for the main celebration; Printed t-shirt with the UNHCR logo and the main theme, refreshment White close , chairs mats etc Women are aware of their role in the community; Youth, Elders and Men are aware of the role of women in the community development processes; .
Zalingei (Darfur) 28-Nov NO  TO Violence  Against Women From Now Forward".    workshop for Launching of the High State Committee to Combat violence against women Central state of Darfur VAW Committee members  Zallingei Town UNFPA, UNAMID,UNHCR and MOSA speeches,dicussion of the role of the VAW, refereal pathway official lounching and start taking the responsibilites 
Zalingei (Darfur) 2/Dce NO  TO Violence  Against Women From Now Forward".     Celebrate of World AIDS Day  community   Zallingei Town UNAMID HIVadis Distrbution of T-shirts, speeches , Drama Community increase awreness abourt HIV/Adis
Zalingei (Darfur) 27-Dec 16 days   Visit Zalingie Prison    Wmen and men prisoners Zalingie Prison UNFPA, UNAMID,UNHCR and MOSA Distrbution of T-shirts, speeches , Drama women and men at prison  aquaired konwledg about GBV
Zalingei (Darfur) 26-Nov  Empowering women is empowering the community Awareness Session on  women Rights and protection  Women Groups, Youth, Girls, Sheiks in  Alsalam , Taiba the 5 IDPs Camps (40 people) Hassahissa IDPs Camp  UNHCR/UNAMID HR/UNFPA Banner , T shirt  , refreshment colour paints  Women are aware of thei rights; Women are able to take part of the decision making processes in their communities.
Zalingei (Darfur) 8-Dec NO  TO Violence  Against Women From Now Forward".    Workshop for Security personnel  on GBV security personnel Zallingei Town UNAMID Gender Distrbution of T-shirts security persnnel aquaired konwledg about GBV
Zalingei (Darfur) 9-Dec NO  TO Violence  Against Women From Now Forward".    formation of GBV working group GBV WG members Zallingei Town UNFPA presentation of GBVW role and objectives ensure effective coordination and provision of services
Zalingei (Darfur) 9-Dec NO  TO Violence  Against Women From Now Forward".    Visit to Zalingie hospital  Services providers and women servivors of festula. Zallingei  hospital  UNFPA seepeches, discussion  increase awreness abourt feustula
 Mornei (Darfur) 26-Nov Launching day Participation in Official 16 DOA Opening Ceremony in Mornei Town Refugees Mornei  UNHCR, UNFPA, MOSA, Local authorities, Ips Banner Increased understanding and awareness on SGBV to women, men and children
Mornei (Darfur) 27-Nov Launching day Opening events in Um-Shalaya Camp IDPs Um-Shalaya Camp UNHCR, UNFPA, MOSA, Local authorities, Ips Banner Increased understanding and awareness on SGBV to women, men and children
Mornei (Darfur) 26-Nov Launch 16 Days Campaign  Launching the campaign with participation of government-communitiesinMornei          
Mornei (Darfur) 29-Nov Human Rights  Workshop on Human Rights for PSNs IDP youth Um Shalaya Camp UNHCR, HAC Tent rent Increase  understanding on HR
Mornei (Darfur) 1-Dec Community awareness events Awareness workshop on early marriage and education for girls GOS millitary Sisi UNHCR, CSC, COR Transportation and setup of tent increase understanding  on Right to education and girls education
Mornei (Darfur) 1-Dec Community awareness events Awareness workshop on domestic violence and FGM GOS police Um-Shalaya town UNHCR Tshirt  with the Campaign Logo ECT Increased awareness on FGM
Mornei (Darfur) 2-Dec Men involvement in prevention of SGBV Awareness sessions on SGBV Men and boys Um-Shalaya twon UNHCR, SCS, Concern, COR Water and cold drink Men are better engaged to recognise that VAW is violation of human rights
Mornei (Darfur) 4-Dec HIV/ AIDS Workshop on HIV/AIDS for the retunees IDP women Aru UNHCR, SCS, Concern, COR Sweet, dates, suger and G/nuts increase  awarness on HIV/AIDS
Mornei (Darfur) 4-Dec SGBV Training sessions on SGBV for returnees, police and military personnel Returnees Sulu UNHCR, SCS, COR Campaign logo Increased awareness on SGBV to the community
Fasher (Darfur) 25-Nov SGBV traning awareness sessions Men/women and all community  Alsallam S. School UNHCR  UNHCR, UNFPA, MOSA, Local authorities, Ips T-Shirts, Scarves, Student Bags with logo, Sweats, Colored pens, Small banners  substantial cross-section of the population, in Flasher and sourrouiding camps and North Darfur government in general, including government officials, civil society, women & men groups and religious leaders will  sensitize against GBV. 
Fasher (Darfur) 25-Nov Discussion on human rights  Men/women and all community  El Facher Town UNHCR UNHCR, UNFPA, MOSA, Local authorities, Ips T-Shirts, Scarves, Student Bags with logo, Sweats, Colored pens, Small banners substantial cross-section of the population, in Flasher and sourrouiding camps and North Darfur government in general, including government officials, civil society, women & men groups and religious leaders will  sensitize against GBV.
Fasher (Darfur) 25-Nov Opening awareness sessions on women's protection/ participation  IDPs women and Girls. From IDPs camps to Al Zabair Studuim. UNHCR, UNFPA, MOSA, Local authorities, Ips UNHCR/UNAMID/                                                                                                                                                                                          UNFPA T-Shirts, Scarves, Student Bags with logo, Sweats, Colored pens, Small banners Understanding of basic women rights and GBV awareness.  -Women are able to fully implemented CDAW convention.
Fasher (Darfur) 25-Nov White ribbon Day, Eliminating Violenec against  women  March raising flags on protection of women and children as a shared responsibility(300 participants)     UNFPA/MOSA/GAU/UNAMID    
Fasher (Darfur) 25-Nov White ribbon Day, Eliminating Violenec against  women  Awareness on women and children protection( 320 participants Dally Camp)     UNFPA/MOSA/GAU/UNAMID     
Fasher (Darfur) 25 Nov -10 Dec  Photo and painting competition Meadia  group  ZamZam Camp UNHCR  UNHCR, UNFPA, MOSA, Local authorities, Ips T-Shirts, Scarves, Student Bags with logo, Sweats, Colored pens, Small banners substantial cross-section of the population, in Flasher and sourrouiding camps and North Darfur government in general, including government officials, civil society, women & men groups and religious leaders will  sensitize against GBV.
Fasher (Darfur) 25-28Nov Discussion forum on women's rights Community leaders  Abushok S. School UNHCR UNHCR, UNFPA, MOSA, Local authorities, Ips Banners+Sudnese close with messages  substantial cross-section of the population, in Flasher and sourrouiding camps and North Darfur government in general, including government officials, civil society, women & men groups and religious leaders will  sensitize against GBV.
Fasher (Darfur) 25-28Nov Closing day (drama, speeches, game competition) Men/women and all community  One of IDP camp UNHCR  UNHCR, UNFPA, MOSA, Local authorities, Ips T-Shirts, Scarves, Student Bags with logo, Sweats, Colored pens, Small banners substantial cross-section of the population, in Flasher and sourrouiding camps and North Darfur government in general, including government officials, civil society, women & men groups and religious leaders will  sensitize against GBV.
Fasher (Darfur) 26-Nov 16 Days Campaign  Awareness on women and children protection( 320 participants Aboshock Camp)     UNFPA/MOSA/GAU/UNAMID     
Fasher (Darfur) 26-Nov 16 Days Campaign Awareness on women and children protection( 320 participants Zamzam Camp)     UNFPA/MOSA/GAU/UNAMID     
Fasher (Darfur) 02 Dec. SGBV traning awareness sessions  IDP girl students ZamZam secondary school. (School venue)  UNHCR, UNFPA, MOSA, Local authorities, Ips UNHCR/UNAMID/                                                                                                                                                                                      UNFPA T -shirt, Scarves, Student Bags with Logo, Sweet, colored pens, small banners women Youth and men are aware of child  and woman right in the basic principles of human rights.
Fasher (Darfur) 04 Dec. Discussion on human rights   IDP boy students  ZamZam Camp UNHCR, UNFPA, MOSA, Local authorities, Ips UNHCR/UNAMID/UNFPA   women Youth and men are aware of child  and woman right in the basic principles of human rights.
Fasher (Darfur) 06 Dec. Photo and painting competition  IDP boy & girl students Abushok secondary school. (School venue) UNHCR, UNFPA, MOSA, Local authorities, Ips UNHCR/UNAMID/UNFPA   women Youth and men are aware of child  and woman right in the basic principles of human rights.
Fasher (Darfur) 06 Dec. Discussion forum on women's rights  IDP boy & girl students Abushok S. School UNHCR, UNFPA, MOSA, Local authorities, Ips      
Fasher (Darfur) 06 Dec. Closing day (drama, speeches, game competition) IDP boy & girl students One of IDP camp UNHCR, UNFPA, MOSA, Local authorities, Ips   T -shirt, Scarves, Student Bags with Logo, Sweet, colored pens, small banners  
Fasher (Darfur) TBC  TBC UNFPA/UNAMID and other UN agencies are planning activities in Kutum and Kabkkabiya ( Details to be determined later)     UNFPA/UNAMID/UN agencies    
Mukjar (Darfur) 25-26 Nov Awareness session on women and child protection Local Authority, NGOs & UNAMID. Alsalam and Ali Dinar P. Schools UNHCR/HAC UNHCR/HAC Invitation Letters & 16 DoA events schedule All actors receive Invitation Letters & 16 DoA events schedule.
Habila (Darfur) 26 Nov - 11 Dec Combating FGM  Community awareness-raising and sensitization session on Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) Returnees to Jedida and surrounding pastoralist communities Bedia UNHCR, HAC, MoE, MoH and Commissioner's Office Women's Association, Habillah Locality, IDPS community Posters; Message boards for disemminating awareness raising messages Raise awareness on importance of education in combatting violence against women, FGM, provide a forum for the community to share their issues of concern with MOH and seek resolutions to them
Mukjar (Darfur) 28 Nov - 1 Dec Awareness session on women and child protection High school students (Girls). Bendisi UNHCR/ MoE UNHCR/UNAMID HR/CRS  16 DoA Banners, Flyers, Laoud speakers, UNHCR Visibility.                                  Community made  Awareness on issues partening to Violence against Women and their Individual roles in the community to stop violence against women. 
Mukjar (Darfur) 28 Nov - 1 Dec  HIV/AIDS Awareness raising Workshop/ campaigns Refugees women Mukjar Refugee camp UNHCR/COR UNHCR/UNAMID/COR    
Mukjar (Darfur) 28 Nov - 1 Dec HIV/AIDS Awareness raising Workshop/ campaigns IDP women & HAC Mukjar refugee camp UNHCR/HAC UNHCR/UNAMID HR/CRS/SRCS    
Mukjar (Darfur) 28 Nov - 1 Dec HIV/AIDS Awareness raising Workshop/ campaigns IDPS Mukjar town (Schools) UNHCR/HAC UNHCR    
Mukjar (Darfur) 1-Dec Awareness session on women and child protection Refugee and IDP Women Groups, Youth, Girls, Sheiks, women leaders. Mukjar town (UNHCR) UNHCR/UNAMID HR UNHCR/UNAMID HR 16 DoA Banners, Flyers, UNHCR Visibility, Human Right Conventions translated in Arabic. More Women population made aware of their rights & roles they can play in the decision making processes in their communities.
Mukjar (Darfur) 2-Dec Workshop on women and child protection community, Youth, IDPS Mukjar town (Market) UNHCR/UNAMID HR/ HAC UNHCR/UNAMID HR World Aids Day Banners, Message, Flyers (in Arabic), UNHCR Visibility. Increased awareness on HIV/AIDS among the police and Humanitarian workers.
Mukjar (Darfur) 4-Dec Drama session local community, IDPS  Mukjar UNHCR/UNAMID  UNHCR/ UNAMID 16 DoA Banners, Flyers, UNHCR Visibility, Human Right Conventions translated in Arabic. More Local Authority, GoS Police, Community Leaders made aware of SGBV & Human Right issues. 
Mukjar (Darfur) 8-Dec Closing Events Mukjar Men/women, NGOs, UNAMID and general community. Mukjar UNHCR/ HAC UNHCR/UNAMID HR/CRS/SRCS 16 DoA Banners, Flyers, Laoud speakers, UNHCR Visibility.  Community made  Awareness on issues partening to Violence against Women and their Individual roles in the community to stop violence against women. 
West Darfur  15-30 Nov  16 Days Campaign  Media programming on GBV messages     UNFPA    
West Darfur 25-Nov 16 Days Campaign Awareness raising on GBV in schools     UNFPA    
West Darfur 25 - 30 Nov  16 Days Campaign Workshops on GBV prevention and response Community and Religious leaders    UNFPA    
West Darfur 25 Nov -10 Dec  16 Days Campaign Community sensitization on GBV IDP and returnees    UNFPA     
West Darfur 30-Nov Launch  Official 16 DOA Opening Ceremony in Mornei Town Local representatives, IDP Women Groups, Youth, Girls, Sheiks, women leaders & Gos Representatives Mornei Town Ministry of Social Affairs, UNHCR, UNFPA,UNDP, UNAMID GAU,  Drama, Media Coverage, Contribution to T-Shirts for Visibility Items  Increased awarteness of 16 DOA event in Habillah locality, Presence/Participation of State actors including State Committee will strengthen the refferal pathway
West Darfur 10-Dec PSEA Seminar on sexual exploitation and abuse( University and midwifery school students     UNFPA    
Kassala (East Sudan )  25-Nov Lecture at Kassala University ( A two-hour lecture about entitled: "FGM: its impact on the health and well being of women ) University students Kassala UNHCR, COR UNHCR   Lecture will discuss the process and different types of FGM, as well as the short and long term physical and psychological effects of the practice on girls and women. 
Kassala (East Sudan ) 25 - Nov  White Ribbon campaign ( CSU will distribute white ribbons to advocate the meaning )
 
UNHCR staff UNHCR Kassala UNHCR UNHCR White Ribbon Increased awareness on 16 DOA and improved planning among partner organisation and authorities
Kassala (East Sudan ) 4-Dec  Radio Programme session on Kassala state radio (led by Protection Unit): UNHCR SO Kassala recently started weekly thematic radio broadcasts. The session on 4 December will be focussing on the 16 Days of Activism (speakers to be confirmed). 

 

Refugees/ host community Kassala UNHCR/ COR UNHCR IEC Materials   
Kassala (East Sudan ) 4-Dec Sports activities and drawing competition among children on 16 DOA theme Unaccompaniend minor children ShagArab camp HAI/ CSU UNHCR IEC Materials   
All Darfur  25 Nov - 10 Dec  16 Days Campaign  Production and distribution of IEC materials      UNFPA/Salmmah center    
All Darfur TBD GBV prevention and Response Training of youth on using social media to communicate GBV messages   WD/SD/ND UNFPA/UNV/Salmmah center    
South Kordofan 27- Nov-  10 Dec protection and saftey for all and women first  community radio Radio program sessions  every day  with 14 local languages . reatching  community of   11 localities which coverd by  SK local radio sation  Radio and TV building kadugli     women unit at Ministery of  Welfare and Social Devlopment  Derama on early marriage and massage about GBV concept, women health reights, HR, domestic violence, awaerness on FGM  abundant communiy aware about the 16 days  , and meassage conveyed  during the program will be adopted.
South Kordofan 28-Nov No to violence aginst women  TV and Radio interviews   with MOWSD Minister     the  Radio interview    reatched   communities in   11 localities within  the  local radio coverage  however ,the TV interview was done by Elshorq to address the audiences at sk level but it outreached  the national level. Radio and TV building kadugli The Ministery of  Welfare and Social Devlopment  ( Minister  )  Speech on the 16 days  communiy aware about the 16 days launching and it is important to be celebrated every year
South Kordofan 2- Dec-4 Dec No to violence aginst women  dialouge sessions   4  boys and girls schools students AlKewaik town and Debaibat town in Algoze locality   UNFPA/ women unit at Ministery of  Welfare and Social Devlopment  Distrbution of GBV posters, sessions on  GBV definition early marriage, HIV/aids equip the student with meaning of GBV concet and Increased  their awareness on HIV/AIDS   
South Kordofan 5-Dec No to violence aginst women  Radio session 11 localities within  the  local radio coverage Lagawa locality ( lagwa town) MOWSD wonmen unit  incolabration with   protection network    sepeech on FGM, Domestic violence communiy increase awareness  about the about the bad traditional practices 
South Kordofan 5-Dec protection and saftey for all and women first  seminars on elimination of GBV 100  girls students  Lagawa locality ( lagwa town)   UNFPA/ women unit at Ministery of  Welfare and Social Devlopment  Distrbution of GBV posters, sessions on  GBV definition early marriage, HIV/aids equip the students with meaning of GBV concepts and Increased  their awareness on HIV/AIDS   
South Kordofan 10-Dec HR lounching the day on the radio 11 localities within  the  local radio coverage Radio and TV building kadugli   women unit at Ministery of  Welfare and Social Devlopment