Dublin Rape Crisis Centre launches 16-day campaign

The Dublin Rape Crisis Centre is beginning a 16-day campaign to help end violence against women and girls around the world.

The campaign marks International Day for the Elimination of Violence against women - which is today - and Human Rights Day on December 10.

Staff, volunteers and supporters are gathering this evening at Dublin's Mansion House which will be lit up, to help raise public awareness.


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