Month: October 2016

Amsterdam: Haven of Sex, Drugs and Rrr…Catcalls?

When people think about Amsterdam, what usually comes to mind is a fantastical world of marijuana, Red Light Districts and lots of gorgeous canals running through the city. The Netherlands is not really an obvious place to look at street harassment. Ranked fourth in Europe by the European Institute for Gender Equality, and ranked 14th …

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Check out the new bloggers for SSH!

Are you interested in broadcasting your experiences, views or research on street harassment? Check out Stop Street Harassment’s new cohort of bloggers, including Hollaback! Amsterdam’s Eve Aronson, and consider applying to be one yourself! For more information, contact Stop Street Harassment’s founder, Holly Kearl.

FemNet Groen Links Speaks Up About Street Harassment

On April 30, Hollaback! met with members of FemNet Groen Links to talk about street harassment, about how Hollaback!’s online platform can help spread the word and about how political parties can help support our efforts to bring attention to this important issue in the Netherlands. Thanks for the inspiring conversation! We are excited to be …

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