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Latin America and the Caribbean - organized crime

Organized crime-related femicide in Latin America | InSight Crime

11/02/2016Studies, Analyses, Reports
Latin America is the region with the most female murders on earth, a phenomenon partly due to organized crime activities such as human trafficking and gang violence. This article from 2016 provides figures and covers this phenonomen at wide depth. Explanations include e.g. the impunity and huge...
Spain - elderly women

Femicide Rates Elderly Women 2010-2015 in Spain |

20/11/2017Studies, Analyses, Reports
One in four women murdered in Spain between 2010 and 2015 was over 60 years old (25.7%). The most common victimizers are the current partners of the victims (31%) and/or their children (19%).
Global - elderly women

Femicide Volume 8: Abuse and Femicide of the Older Women | ACUNS Vienna

01/11/2017Studies, Analyses, Reports
  The abuse and femicide of older women is one of the most widespread unpunished crimes. This volume aims to analyse the ways in which women, over the age of 55, are psychologically and physically mistreated around the globe.