WAVE-network: Violence against Women and the Health Sector

WAVE-network emphasizes that all forms of physical, psychological and sexual violence have a high impact on the health status of affected women. Thus in the new edition of fempower, the responsibility of the health sector is reflected by the State’s obligation under human rights treaties to take all necessary legislative and other measures to protect women and their children from all forms of violence, including domestic violence.

Read and download new edition of  fempower by the WAVE-network on the issue: Health Sector Responses to Violence Against Women.

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About birgitstoeckl

gender & communication expert, researcher, networker, activist.
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