Committee Chair Leslie Cheek Co-Chair Dr. Sharon Woodby
Advocacy
In 2012 a campaign was launched to end violence against women and girls “Zonta Says NO”. Zonta International campaign raise awareness of and increase actions to end violence against women and girls around the world. The campaign features the service and advocacy actions of Zonta clubs and districts to prevent and end violence against women and girls in their local communities. "Each year, during the 16 days of Activism against Gender Violence (25 November - 10 December)", all local clubs do an event or activity promoting the campaign. Team Advocacy of Naples posted social media blasts across Twitter, Facebook and linkedIn 16 Days of Advocacy Against Gender-Based Violence. Zonta Club of Naples advocates on issues related to human rights and gender equality. Zonta districts and clubs collectively take action in support of, or in opposition to, legislation on issues affecting women and girls. Zonta clubs monitor laws and policies and their impact on women, participates in hearings and public meetings with local politicians and administrators, and host speakers and panels to raise awareness about issues affecting women in their local communities.
For more information about Zonta Advocacy, contact us at advocacy@zonta-naples.org
Zonta Club of Naples Advocacy Committee Zonta Club of Naples at InterCity Meeting in Sarasota, FL. supports "Say No to Violence" (posing in Zonta Club of Punta Gorda - Port Charlotte's display)
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