Why is this important?
People around the world should not be afraid of any form of violence and should feel safe throughout their lives, regardless of their ethnicity, religion or sexual orientation.
What do we need?
Effective and inclusive public institutions that can provide quality education and healthcare, and implement just economic policies. It is important that governments, civil society and communities work together to implement lasting solutions that reduce violence, deliver justice, effectively combat corruption and ensure inclusive participation at all times.
What can I do?
You can take an interest in your government’s performance. Raise awareness in your own community about the reality of violence and the importance of building peaceful and just societies.