Understanding the Costs of Violence against Women | Infographics


Violence against women is one of the most pervasive human rights violations worldwide and has enormous costs for women’s health, safety and well-being. Globally, around 38 per cent of murders of women are committed by an intimate partner. Almost on-third of all women who have been in a relationship world-wider reported that they have experienced some form of violence.

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Geographic coverage: Asia and the Pacific
Resource type(s): Infographics
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