Supporting Women Fleeing Domestic Violence

Content:
Women are much more likely than men to be victims of domestic violence and be killed by their partners. Violence against women and girls often begins before adolescence and its impact becomes more pronounced and debilitating in adulthood as women and girls are also disproportionately impacted by other factors such as poverty, homelessness, isolation, disabilities, racism, sexism and other factors.

Article Summary:
Women are much more likely than men to be victims of domestic violence and be killed by their partners. Violence against women and girls often begins before adolescence and its impact becomes more pronounced and debilitating in adulthood as women and girls are also disproportionately impacted by other factors such as poverty, homelessness, isolation, disabilities, racism, sexism and other factors.



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2016 06 06_KWS_SuportsforWomen_Brief.pdf
2016-10-27 10:02:26ACWS