Cyprus officials join StepUp Women Against Violence campaign
Cypriot officials have taken to Twitter to demonstrate their support for Women Against Violence Europe’s (WAVE) #StepUp #StepUpWave Campaign.
#StepUp, or #StepUpWave, is a campaign highlighting the rights of women survivors of violence and their children to access support and protection.
One in three women in Europe experiences physical or sexual violence, reported WAVE.
Cyprus Government Spokesperson Nikos Christodoulides, Finance Minister Harris Georgiades, Deputy Minister to the President Constantinos Petrides and Citizens' Alliance boss Giorgos Lillikas are among those who have voiced their support for the campaign.