Fact of the Day (Domestic Violence Awareness)

Based on reports from 10 countries, between 55 percent and 95 percent of women who had been physically abused by their partners had never contacted non-governmental organizations, shelters, or the police for help.

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In tackling the issue of violence against women and their children, contemporary thinking suggests that, unless society addresses the issue on all these levels (individual, relationship, community and societal), it will make little difference to the number of women whose lives are affected by men’s violence.

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