The 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence is an international campaign originating from the first Women’s Global Leadership Institute sponsored by the Center for Women’s Global Leadership in 1991. Welcome to the branch at the City College of New York. Established in the Fall of 2011, the branch at the City College of New York Campaign Committee has been supported by students and the community of Harlem. There are events organized around the topic of gender violence. They range from self-defense, learning about domestic abuse, sexual health, and many others.