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IDENTIFY SUCCESS STORIES

Knowing what has worked in the past will help us build on existing successes.

An important part of the design process is learning from the work of others. Knowing what has worked in the past will help us build on existing successes. What inspiring stories can you share about products, services, organisations, campaigns or initiatives that have helped to make cities safer for women and girls?

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SeeClickFix implement technology to allows community members, community groups and local media connect to local government to solve problems an range of problems including safety.

SeeClickFix implement technology to allows community members, community groups and local media connect to local government to solve problems an range of problems including safety.

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Can a self-defense training program be used to empower women? Especially in counties like India where culture and religions play a major role in the society?

Can a self-defense training program be used to empower women? Especially in counties like India where culture and religions play a major role in the society?

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Undertake a simple rubber bracelet campaign to foster solidarity among women and those who respect them.

Undertake a simple rubber bracelet campaign to foster solidarity among women and those who respect them.

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I keep thinking back to the Dateline NBC Series "To Catch a Predator." This show catches men in the act of attempting to victimize children and they are shown on television, publicly shamed, and arrested.

Bearing in mind that some countries, such

I keep thinking back to the Dateline NBC Series "To Catch a Predator." This show catches men in the act of attempting to victimize children and they are shown on television, publicly shamed, and arrested. Bearing in mind that some countries, such

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The EveryDaySexism project is an ever-increasing collection of over 50,000 women's experiences of gender imbalance. The stories come from women of all ages, races and sexual orientations, disabled and non-disabled, employed and unemployed, religious

The EveryDaySexism project is an ever-increasing collection of over 50,000 women's experiences of gender imbalance. The stories come from women of all ages, races and sexual orientations, disabled and non-disabled, employed and unemployed, religious

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Continuing the conversation about  food and water and entrepreneurial efforts play in creating safe urban environments,  I think we can look to The Full Belly Project for inspiration. What I love about the Full Belly Project (founded by a wonderful p

Continuing the conversation about food and water and entrepreneurial efforts play in creating safe urban environments, I think we can look to The Full Belly Project for inspiration. What I love about the Full Belly Project (founded by a wonderful p

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Women are entitled to the same public spaces as men at any time of day. There is no reason for women to be afraid and to suffer violence or judgement when they go outside after dark. This concept supports respect and safety for women whenever and whe

Women are entitled to the same public spaces as men at any time of day. There is no reason for women to be afraid and to suffer violence or judgement when they go outside after dark. This concept supports respect and safety for women whenever and whe

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In the 1990s, Vienna created a “gender mainstreaming” policy that was to inform city planning. Initially intended  to make the city more livable for women, the principles have proven so successful that they now form a part of the United Nations Human

In the 1990s, Vienna created a “gender mainstreaming” policy that was to inform city planning. Initially intended to make the city more livable for women, the principles have proven so successful that they now form a part of the United Nations Human

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"This is something everyone knows: A well-used city street is apt to be a safe street. A deserted city street is apt to be unsafe.”
— Jane Jacobs

Proper street design that invites multi-modal users and instills a sense of pride and ownership not

"This is something everyone knows: A well-used city street is apt to be a safe street. A deserted city street is apt to be unsafe.” — Jane Jacobs Proper street design that invites multi-modal users and instills a sense of pride and ownership not

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I found an article about the success of a community center in Massachusetts, where I am from. The center is in a higher-crime urban area, but provided a place for people to congregate and meet other people. If women have a safe place to go, they may

I found an article about the success of a community center in Massachusetts, where I am from. The center is in a higher-crime urban area, but provided a place for people to congregate and meet other people. If women have a safe place to go, they may

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To build off of this idea, I am proposing self defense classes to empower women.  I have seen ads in my neighborhood and have always thought it was a great idea.  I feel these programs are typically utilized as a reaction to stories we hear in the ne

To build off of this idea, I am proposing self defense classes to empower women. I have seen ads in my neighborhood and have always thought it was a great idea. I feel these programs are typically utilized as a reaction to stories we hear in the ne

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