December 18, 2013
As Congress begins the work of allocating funding for Fiscal Year '14, NNEDV is urging Congress to invest in programs that provide safety and support to victims in need.
November 26, 2013
This #GivingTuesday, show your support for NNEDV. Domestic violence affects us all. 1 in 4 women will experience domestic violence in her lifetime. More than 3 women are murdered every day by a current of former intimate partner. Someone you know, or know of, has been impacted by domestic violence; or, even worse, someone you know is suffering in silence.
November 25, 2013
The 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence Campaign is an international campaign with over 5,167 participating organizations from more than 187 countries. The start and end dates, November 25 (International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women) and December 10 (International Human Rights Day), symbolically link violence against women and human rights, emphasizing that such violence is a violation of human rights.
November 25, 2013
Cast Your Vote to Help NNEDV Win a Fully Designed .ORG Website from Public Interest Registry and OmniStudio
Washington, DC (November 25, 2013) – The National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV) is delighted to announce that we have been selected as a finalist in the .ORG Website Makeover Contest hosted by Public Interest Registry, the nonprofit organization created to manage the .ORG domain, with partner OmniStudio, a design and communications firm. Now through Friday, December 13, NNEDV’s members, partners, and supporters are encouraged to vote to help us win a newly designed website!
November 21, 2013
Our lives have gone mobile. Not only do most people carry mobile phones, but more of them are smartphone users – the equivalent of carrying a computer in the palm of your hand. Add tablet computers to the mix and the numbers are even more impressive.
For survivors of domestic or sexual violence or stalking, their mobile phone may be a critical component to their safety and privacy planning. Additionally, mobile phones can also play a role in violence prevention.
November 19, 2013
Most Recent Zimmerman Arrest Shows Need to Address Language and Myths Related to Domestic Violence
The National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV) urges the media to cover domestic violence accurately.
With high profile cases of domestic violence in the news, such as George Zimmerman’s most recent arrest November 18, 2013 on aggravated assault and battery-domestic violence charges , the media has the opportunity to debunk myths and set the record straight on the realities of domestic violence.