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Unprecedented UN survey of 10,000 men in Asia and the Pacific reveals why some men use violence against women and girls and others do not

Sunday, November 3, 2013

A new UN study on men’s use of violence against women was launched at the Foreign Correspondents’ Club of Thailand on 10 September 2013. The study of over 10,000 men in Asia and the Pacific found that nearly half of those men interviewed reported using physical or sexual violence against a female partner, ranging from 26 percent to 80 percent across the sites. Nearly a quarter of men interviewed reported perpetrating rape against a woman or girl, ranging from 10 percent to 62 percent across the sites. More

Preventing and Responding to Domestic Violence through a Multi-Sectoral Approach

Monday, May 6, 2013

Preventing and Responding to Domestic Violence through a Multi-Sectoral Approach More

Protecting Women – The Best Way

Tuesday, January 29, 2013

Though there is no uniformity in the practices being observed within Indian states to protect women from domestic violence, a number of them seem to be promising acts of change. More

Understanding India’s Domestic Violence Act

Sunday, January 20, 2013

Read this Resource Tool on how the Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act (PWDVA) safeguards women’s right to justice through protection officers and NGOs. The tool also contains information about civil and criminal procedure laws. More

Staying Alive: Evaluating Court Orders

Thursday, January 10, 2013

Though there is no uniformity in the practices being observed within Indian states to protect women from domestic violence, a number of them seem to be promising acts of change. More

Staying Alive 2010

Thursday, December 16, 2010

Fourth in the series of ‘Staying Alive’, this report tracks the implementation of the 2005 Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act. More

Staying Alive

Thursday, May 17, 2007

This is the first monitoring and evaluation report on the Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act (PWDVA) in India. It attempts to capture emerging trends in the implementation of the law and highlights best practices from different states. More

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