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...
15/03/2019 — Policies, Guidelines, Jurisprudence
Even though the Committee of Experts (CEVI) of the OAS adopted the Declaration on Femicide more than ten years ago, the gap between the existence of laws that criminalize this behavior and the punishment of those responsible for the crimes, unfortunately, persists. This new Inter-American...
01/05/2018 — Studies, Analyses, Reports
This volume of our Femicide publication series deals with state and international responsibility.