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“My City, My Space" for addressing violence against women


As part of the 16 Days of Activism against Gender Based Violence, and in collaboration with the Arab Institute for Women at LAU, ESCWA is organizing a regional youth arts competition ending on December 10. Titled, ‘My City, My Space’, the competition calls on young people under 25 years to use art in order to address the theme, through paintings, drawings, photography, videos, songs, poems and music. The title was chosen to focus on confronting violence against women in the public sphere, be it in urban spaces, schools, the workplace or on public transport. For those wishing to participate, they are invited to email their original art work to Registration starts on November 25 via and are uploaded to social media using the hashtags #ESCWA, #16DaysCompetition and #Ai4women. (Al Akhbar, November 6, 2019)

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