Marcia Banasko


From the United Kingdom, currently based in Geneva, Switzerland working for the World YWCA, a global network of women leading social and economic change in over 120 countries worldwide. Feminist & Youth Advocate for social change.

  1. Gender Based Violence
    Violence Against Women – What’s the Joke?

    Violence against women (VAW) is a serious global issue that transcends cultures, borders and language. Gender-based violence and VAW are…

  2. Politics
    Defining Family: International Widows’ Day

    The 26th session of the United Nations (UN) Human Rights Council will come to an end this week. The Council…

  3. Development
    Girls must be central to the Post 2015 Agenda

    The health and status of women and girls are inextricably linked to the well-being and prosperity of families, communities, and…

  4. Rights
    When Pastors and Priests Prey

    Last week on January 16th in Geneva, Switzerland, a historic milestone took place as the Holy See went before the…