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Ending violence against women

from words to action

by United Nations. Division for the Advancement of Women

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Published by United Nations in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Violence against,
  • Violence,
  • Social Security,
  • Crimes against,
  • Social Services & Welfare,
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE,
  • Public Policy,
  • Prevention,
  • Women

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJoint International Law Program
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6250.4.W65 U55 2006eb
    The Physical Object
    Format[electronic resource] :
    Pagination1 online resource (xviii, 190 p.)
    Number of Pages190
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27036165M
    ISBN 101429479388
    ISBN 109781429479387
    OCLC/WorldCa182626662

    Welcome to Restore, WICC’s resource against gender-based violence. Have questions? Contact us and we’ll try to help. Start here for an introduction and tips on using this resource. Ending Violence Against Women Violence against women and girls takes many different forms in the Pacific. These include intimate partner physical and/or sexual violence, non-partner sexual assault, sexual exploitation and trafficking, and harmful practices such as bride price and accusations of sorcery. Prevalence of these.

    facilitate the identification of women with disabilities who have experienced sexual assault, and; ensure that survivors of sexual assault are connected to timely, appropriate services. Although the need to organize against violence toward women is widely recognized, most are unaware of violence against women with disabilities. United Nations 9 October Ending violence against women: from words to action Study of the Secretary-General Violence against women is a form of discrimination and a violation of human rights.

    The End Violence Against Women Coalition, one of the projects funded by The Circle’s Chai Day initiative, is in the process of taking the Crown Prosecution Service to court over the ‘catastrophic’ drop in rape prosecutions (down by 44% since ) whilst the increase in the number of rapes reported to the police is up by %. The. End Violence Against Women Coalition. K likes. The End Violence Against Women Coalition includes seven million individuals and organisations across the UK. We believe we CAN and MUST create a 3/5(1).


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