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Acting Director-General Opens Performance of “Wounded to Death”

Acting Director-General Opens Performance of “Wounded to Death”

26 March 2014

The Acting Director-General opened the performance of "Wounded to Death ", organized by the Permanent Missions of Italy and Switzerland. The theatrical performance, a series of monologues read by renowned women highlighted the issue of violence against women. The Acting Director-General stated that violence against women was one of the most pervasive human rights violations in the world and that it was essential that all society’s stakeholders work together to tackle it.