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1990-2015: 25 Year's of Femicide in Ontario | OAITH

This report focuses specifically on the number of women and children murdered as a result of Intimate Partner Violence in Ontario.
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Jul 4, 2017
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Canada
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Assessment of the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence Campaign

In-depth evaluation of the 16 Days Campaign with a focus on its initial motivation of awareness raising and its evolution over the last 25 years. Taking a critical look at the Campaign, the evaluation provides recommendations for growth and a move from aw
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Jun 29, 2017

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VIII Conference on Feminicide / Femicide: Two Years of EU-CELAC Bi-Regional Dialogue on Gender Issues: What are the Improvements?

VIII Conference on Feminicide / Femicide: Two Years of EU-CELAC Bi-Regional Dialogue on Gender Issues: What are the Improvements?
Successes and shortcomings and elaborated concrete recommendations for the EU-CELAC Summit.
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Mar 1, 2016

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VAW in Latin America and the Caribbean: A Comparative Analysis of Population-Based Data from 12 Countries | PAHO WHO

This report, produced by the Pan American Health Organization, in collaboration with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control, highlights that intimate partner and sexual violence against women is widespread in all Latin American and the Caribbean countri
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Mar 14, 2012
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Colombia

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Infografic on femicides 2014 in Latin America and the Caribbean | ECLAC

According to official data from the region’s countries compiled by the Gender Equality Observatory for Latin America and the Caribbean of ECLAC, 1903 women were murdered because of their gender in 15 Latin American countries and 3 Caribbean nations
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Nov 16, 2015
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Domestic Violence Homicide in Minnesota | Femicide Report 2014

This report is dedicated to the women, children, and men who lost their lives in Minnesota during 2014 as a result of domestic violence.
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May 2, 2014
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United States
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Domestic Violence Homicide in Minnesota | Femicide Report 2015

Rise in domestic violence in 2015 compared to the previous year.
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May 7, 2015
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United States
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Domestic Violence Homicide in Minnesota | Femicide Report 2016

The release of the 2016 Femicide Report marks 28 years of efforts by MCBW to document the deaths resulting from domestic violence in Minnesota.
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Dec 31, 2016
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United States
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Recommendations for Action against Gender-related Killing of Women and Girls

This booklet aims to raise awareness among criminal justice practitioners, policy and decision makers, as well as United Nations staff and civil society.
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Sep 18, 2015
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Femicide, A Global Issue that Demands Action, Volume 2: Istanbul Convention | 2014

Second volume of the ACUNS Femicide series on forced marriage, VAW and the Istanbul Convention.
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May 15, 2014
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Report of the Secretary-General on the Outcome of the Intergovernmental Expert Group Meeting on Gender-related Killing of Women and Girls | 2015

Secretary General's report on the open-ended intergovernmental expert group was organized by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime and hosted by the Government of Thailand in Bangkok from 11 to 13 November 2014.
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Mar 11, 2015
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Thailand
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