Operations

Femicide Video Series: Parlamento de las Mujeres, Argentine

24/11/2020Multimedia: Podcasts, Videos
 Parlamento de las Mujeres, Argentine

Femicide Video Series: John Winterdyk, Canada

08/06/2020Multimedia: Podcasts, Videos
John Winterdyk, Professor of Criminology at Mount Royal University in Calgary, Canada

Femicide Video Series: Polina Morzova, Austria

04/06/2020Multimedia: Podcasts, Videos
 Polina Morzova, a Russian Sociology Student at the Universität Wien
Latin America and the Caribbean - femicide

Problem Representations of Femicide/Feminicide Legislation in Latin America

25/05/2020Studies, 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...

Identifying femicide locally and globally: Understanding the utility and accessibility of sex/ gender-related motives and indicators

28/08/2020Studies, 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...
Chile - femicide

Chilean President Promulgates Anti-Femicide Law in March 2020 | Chile Today

03/03/2020News
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...