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United Kingdom → misogynistic hate crime

Campaigners and MPs call for misogyny to be made a hate crime | The Guardian

January 14, 2019 — News
Summary:

In the UK, a coalition of campaign groups and MPs have called on the Metropolitan police commissioner to make misogyny a hate crime. Gender hate incidents were reportedly at least as common as any hate crime recorded by police: 67,000 such incidents last year, with 57,000 of them targeted at women, according Crime Survey of England and Wales.  .

 

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Campaigners and MPs call for misogyny to be made a hate crime | The Guardian

January 14, 2019
#misogyny, #hate crime, #UK, #gender hate crime, #gender, #police, #parliament
United Kingdom

Executive Summary

In the UK, a coalition of campaign groups and MPs have called on the Metropolitan police commissioner to make misogyny a hate crime. Gender hate incidents were reportedly at least as common as any hate crime recorded by police: 67,000 such incidents last year, with 57,000 of them targeted at women, according Crime Survey of England and Wales.  .

 

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Mexico → femicide

Increasing femicide rates in Mexico | The Guardian

December 14, 2017 — News
Summary:

Of more than 50,000 killings of women since 1985, nearly a third took place in last six years (2001 - 2017), official report says, issued by Mexico’s interior department, the country’s National Women’s Institute and the UN Women agency

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Increasing femicide rates in Mexico | The Guardian

December 14, 2017
#femicide, #Mexico, #Report, #data, #statistics, #UN Women, #ministry of interior
Mexico

Executive Summary

Of more than 50,000 killings of women since 1985, nearly a third took place in last six years (2001 - 2017), official report says, issued by Mexico’s interior department, the country’s National Women’s Institute and the UN Women agency

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United Kingdom → VAW

One Woman Dead Every Three Days: Domestic Abuse in UK | The Guardian

December 14, 2017 — News
Summary:

In the year to March 2017, 1.9 million people in England and Wales—1.2 women and 713,000 men—experienced domestic abuse, according to the Office for National Statistics. Two women are killed every week in England by a partner or ex-partner.

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One Woman Dead Every Three Days: Domestic Abuse in UK | The Guardian

December 14, 2017
#VAW, #UK, #Wales, #homicide
United Kingdom

Executive Summary

In the year to March 2017, 1.9 million people in England and Wales—1.2 women and 713,000 men—experienced domestic abuse, according to the Office for National Statistics. Two women are killed every week in England by a partner or ex-partner.

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Venezuela → jurisdiction

American Court Opens Historic Hearing into Venezuela Rape and Torture Case | The Guardian

February 6, 2018 — News
Summary:

Linda Loaiza is challenging the Venezuelan state in the Inter-American Court of Human Rights over failure to deliver justice in case that highlights impunity on violence against women.

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American Court Opens Historic Hearing into Venezuela Rape and Torture Case | The Guardian

February 6, 2018
#IACHR, #rape, #torture, #advocacy, #Venezuela, #criminal justice
Venezuela

Executive Summary

Linda Loaiza is challenging the Venezuelan state in the Inter-American Court of Human Rights over failure to deliver justice in case that highlights impunity on violence against women.

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