Cecilia Tembe and Achia Camal Mulima Anaíva, who direct Nhamai and  LeMuSiCa’s shelter programmes respectively, will join nearly 1,500 advocates and service providers at the 2nd World Conference of Women's Shelters in Washington DC, hosted by the National Network to End Violence against Women (NNEDV), from 27 February to 1 March. The conference will be an unparalleled opportunity to hear the voices of women like them, who are working to make a lasting difference, for individual women and their communities.

Join the conversation on Twitter (@SayNO_UNiTE and @NNEDV) starting 27 February using the hashtags #nnedv and #wcws and post your comments and questions on Facebook.

Read the full article on the Say No Unite To End Violence Against Women website.