1. Share daily observations of your experiences with gender-based violence 

Note: This is for people who regularly experience GBV

  • GBV Observers record daily observations of their personal experiences with gender-based violence for 30 consecutive days
  • GBV Observers submit their daily observations on a weekly basis (or all at once) to bopmovement@gmail.com
  • Daily observations will be accumulated and published on the BOPM website
  • Volunteer to write 30 days of GBV observations by emailing bopmovement@gmail.com
  • Volunteers decide for themselves how they wish to be identified when their stories are published
  • Learn more by reading through BOPM’s Guidelines For GBV Observers

2. Share your reflections on gender-based violence

Note: This is for people who do NOT regularly experience GBV        

  • Reflection pieces will be shared on the BOPM website and will compliment the daily observations   
  • Volunteer to write a GBV reflection piece by emailing bopmovement@gmail.com
  • Volunteers decide for themselves how they wish to be identified when their stories are published
  • Learn more by reading through BOPM’s Guidelines For GBV Reflections  

3.     Write a guest blog post       

  • Submit your blog post or your blog post idea to bopmovement@gmail.com
  • Volunteers decide for themselves how they wish to be identified when their stories are published
  • All blog posts must share the mission and vision of BOPM and be informed by the concepts we define on our Terms of Reference page

4.     Participate through social media       

  • Report a daily observation of GBV by using the hashtag #BOPM on Twitter or by posting on the BOPM Facebook page. Please note that entries will be screened by BOPM founders to ensure alignment with our mission and vision. 

5.     Donate       

  • We do this work because we are passionate about building a world that is safe and more equitable for all. We volunteer our time and pay for the costs of the website, such as the domain name and the bandwidth, out of our own pockets. If you are able to donate, your contribution would go a long way. We have a big dream to see BOPM do great things in this world, and we truly appreciate your support. Send us an email at bopmovement@gmail.com if you wish to donate.