Israel is actively working to rid the world of violence against women. Watch how. 

As the world marks the day for the elimination of violence against women, there is still much to do in this crucial effort.

Here are just some of the ways Israel advocates for and promotes gender equality, and ensures a safer environment for women worldwide.

Israel works with international forums such as UN Commission on the Status of Women to protect women’s rights to promote training programs for over 20,000 women from 150 countries to promote gender equality.