Gender-Based Violence in Asia

Asia Synod Report, 2020 by Obertina Johanis In Asia, women still face gender-based violence, as well as structural barriers. This violence is experienced by women all over Asia. In Indonesia, there were 431,471 cases of violence against women in 2019, an increase of 6% from 2018. The most common...

Rev. Esther Gisler Fischer

1. What was your first connection with Mission 21 or Basel Mission? Mission 21 has been a familiar term to me ever since I entered the mission work. I was shocked to learn of the accidental death of Johanna Eggimann, the head of the Basel Mission's Women Desk, together with her designated...

Our voices 2020 ”Women’s strength in times of crisis”

Original text in Our Voices 2020/2021 . Download here We started looking for material long before the headlines about Corona and Black Lives Matter flooded our news. And this issue has become an extensive one: All our liaison women report from their countries about women who, despite violence,...

Activities from Mission 21 Women's network

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Panel discussion 

„Women Theologians committed to Social Justice“

 Thursday 12 March 2020, 7:30 to 9 p.m.


Mission 21, Missionsstrasse 21, 4055 Basel


Mission 21

Protestant Mission Basel. Women & Gender Desk Missionsstrasse 21 4009 Basel Telephone: +41 61 260 21 20 Telex: +41 61 260 22 68