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Research, Analysis, Reports

Femicide Volume 8: Abuse and Femicide of the Older Women | 2017

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.
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Nov 22, 2017
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Research, Analysis, Reports

Femicide, A Global Issue that Demands Action, Volume 7: 'Establishing a Femicide Watch in Every Country' | 2017

The latest Femicide Report presented at the 2017 Crime Commission meeting on national Femicide Watches and data collection.
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May 23, 2017
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Definitions of Femicide

"Femicide"—The Power of a Name | Diana Russell

Sociologist Diana Russell has organized campaigns for decades to end violence against women. In this text she argues that labeling the most extreme form of such violence is essential to combat it.
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Landmark Documents

Vienna Declaration on Femicide | 2012

Path-breaking declaration by the participants of the 2012 Vienna Symposium on Femicide, part of the ACUNS Femicide Report Vol. 1
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Nov 26, 2012
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