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Ten Years of Vagina Victories

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2005: V-DAY KARAMA


In July, V-Day launches the Karama Program in Beirut, Lebanon, under the guidance of V-Day Special Representative Hibaaq Osman. Karama, Arabic for dignity, supports a regional movement across Egypt, Lebanon, Jordan, Palestine, Morocco, Algeria, Syria, Sudan, and Tunisia to end violence against women in the Middle East.  Led by women activists from politics, economics, health, art/culture, education, media, law, and religion,  Karama provides a way to re-build collaboration among Arab women's NGOs and to attract new allies Learn more
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2005: RECOGNITI({})N


Creator of the first V-Day Safe House for the Girls Agnes Pareyio is named the United Nations Person of the Year in Kenya for her fight against female genital mutilation and early childhood marriage. Learn more
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