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Violence Against Women | WHO

Population-level surveys based on reports from victims provide the most accurate estimates of the prevalence of intimate partner violence and sexual violence: 1 in 3, or 35%, of women have experienced physical and/or sexual violence by an intimate partner
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Nov 19, 2017
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Prevalence and Risk Factors of Domestic Violence Against Women by Their Husbands in Iran

This study aimed to determine the frequency and risk factors of domestic violence in women in Iran. It also assessed the association between risk factors and psychological, physical, and sexual violence against women by their intimate partners.
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Sep 28, 2015
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WHO Global Plan of Action: Health Systems Address Violence against Women and Girls

This is a popular version of the violence against women and girls section of "The global plan of action to strengthen the role of the health system within a national multisectoral response to address interpersonal violence, in particular against women.
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May 1, 2015
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