From November 25 to December 1, 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence Campaign is held within the framework of which a press conference was held at Media Center on December 5 dedicated to “No excuse for violence” regional campaign.
The speakers included Jenya Mayilyan, Founder President of “Women's Empowerment Center” NGO, and Anna Abgaryan, Founder and Project Coordinator of “Women's Empowerment Center” NGO.
The speakers focused on the probability of HIV Infection among Women Exposed to Violence and presented real stories from Armenia.
Jenya Mayilyan mentions that “Eurasian Women's Network on AIDS (EWNA)” was founded in 2013. 11 countries joined the network including Armenia. Since 2015, the network has joined 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence Campaign.