UNiTE to end Violence against Women T-Shirt Design Competition
The United Nations Secretary-General’s campaign UNiTE to end Violence against Women has launched a t-shirt design competition for young men ages 18 – 25 years old, from anywhere in the world. Participants are invited to use their imagination, Say NO to violence against women and girls and create designs that embody the concepts of equality and respect for women and girls. Five winners selected by thirty four regional and global judges and one winner chosen by Public Vote will travel to New York to participate in the UN official observance of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, which will take place on 22 November at UN Headquarters.
“I call on all men and boys everywhere to join us. Violence against women and girls will not be eradicated until all of us – men and boys –refuse to tolerate it. ” United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon
The deadline for submissions is 11.59 p.m. New York time on 21 September 2011. For more information or to participate, please visit the competition<a name="_GoBack"></a> website: http://unitetshirtcompetition.org/