WE ALL STAND AS ALLIES TO HELP END VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN AND GIRLS 

1/3 women is a victim of gender-based violence. In many families & communities, countries & towns, it remains an undeniable reality for too many [#women](https://www.youtube.com/hashtag/women)​. [#Girls](https://www.youtube.com/hashtag/girls)​ and [#women](https://www.youtube.com/hashtag/women)​ will not reach their full potential until they are free from it. The Basketball Africa League and NBA Africa has launched several initiatives for gender equality to break the stereotypes and barriers, empower [#girls](https://www.youtube.com/hashtag/girls)​ and [#women](https://www.youtube.com/hashtag/women)​ across [#Africa](https://www.youtube.com/hashtag/africa)​ and promote greater financial inclusion.