2023 news report, including personal stories, about Femicides as in issue in The Netherlands in 2020

News Article
Western Europe


This article discusses information and statistics related to the prevalence of femicide in the Netherlands. Moreover, comparisons between the number of femicides in other European nations and the number of incidents of femicide in the Netherlands are provided.

In terms of femicide, the Netherlands still has a long way to go in comparison to other nations. One method to move ahead is to focus on gender inequality (e.g., within policy making). In between these suggestions and facts about femicide in the Netherlands, this news article voices women who were willing to share their personal stories regarding the topic.

External Authors

Joyce Brekelmans
Hasna El Maroudi




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