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Ten Years of Vagina Victories

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2006: UNTIL THE VI({})LENCE STOPS: NYC


In June, V-Day launches a city-wide, two-week long series of theater, spoken word, performance and community events in New York City to raise awareness of violence against women and girls.  The event garners strong support from the Mayor’s office and local businesses, the four marquee events sell out (4,250) and 70 community fund-raising events are held and attended by thousands more.  The City supports a public awareness campaign on public transportation that reaches millions of city residents. Learn more
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2006: THE DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF C({})NGO


In December, Eve interviews Dr. Denis Mukwege—Director and Founder of the groundbreaking Panzi General Referral Hospital in Bukavu, South Kivu Democratic Republic of the Congo—to discuss sexual violence in the Congo and beyond, and examine mechanisms for prevention and ways to influence policy change on the ground. Learn more
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