Expert Group on the Criminalization of Gender-related Killing of Women and Girls | 2014

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Sep 1, 2014
This document presents the findings of comparative legal research on 24 jurisdictions on femicide by the Intergovernmental Expert Group (IEGM) discussion held in Bangkok in 2014.
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1. In its resolution 68/191, entitled “Taking action against gender-related killing of women and girls”, the General Assembly requested the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) to continue conducting relevant research on gender-related killing of women and girls, and encouraged the Office to raise awareness among Member States regarding this matter.