24/11/2020 — Multimedia: Podcasts, Videos
Parlamento de las Mujeres, Argentine
08/06/2020 — Multimedia: Podcasts, Videos
John Winterdyk, Professor of Criminology at Mount Royal University in Calgary, Canada
04/06/2020 — Multimedia: Podcasts, Videos
Polina Morzova, a Russian Sociology Student at the Universität Wien
Latin America and the Caribbean - femicide
25/05/2020 — Studies, Analyses, Reports
In this research article, Prof. Myrna Dawson (FWP Senior Advisor) and Michelle Carrigan analyse the representation of femicide/feminicide legislation across Latin American countries. Their approach assesses concepts that are taken for granted within policies and...
28/08/2020 — Studies, Analyses, Reports
Femicide, the gender-related killing of women and girls, has received an unprecedented rise in international attention in the past decade, prompting increased discussions about how to define and measure femicide. Following a review of definitions and indicators, this article examines the utility of...
03/03/2020 — News
Chilean President Piñera promulgated a new law that redefines femicide. Ley Gabriela (“Gabriela’s Law”) comes as a result of continued petitioning by the family of Gabriela Alcaíno, who was raped and murdered by her ex-boyfriend. Significantly, the law extends the crime of...