One Billion Rising LogoFebruary 2013. One Billion Rising LogoFebruary 2013. One Billion women rising is a global campaign by women to end violence against women and girls. It was initiated in September 2012 by artist and feminist Eve Ensler from New York. On Valentine's Day, several hundred people met in Cologne at the Roncalli Place to dance, freeze and listen to speeches. The film based on the campaign:  > here