At bus stops near where I live, posters display images and messages aimed at young men. The message is clear: don’t harass women, mentally or physically. This is council funded and I don’t resent council tax money being spent on raising awareness but do these posters make any difference?
Foreign Secretary William Hague got together with Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt and others at the Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict held in London last week. Will there be follow up, will virtual impunity for perpetrators of violence against women really end?