What trends in labor can we see in the countries with the most and least violence against women?

The UN describes violence against women and girls as: “one of the most widespread, persistent, and devastating human rights violations in our world today. It remains largely unreported due to the impunity, silence, stigma, and shame surrounding it.

In general terms, it manifests itself in physical, sexual, and psychological forms, encompassing:

  • Intimate partner violence (battering, psychological abuse, marital rape, femicide);
  • Sexual violence and harassment (rape, forced sexual acts, unwanted sexual advances, child sexual abuse, forced marriage, street harassment, stalking, cyber-harassment);
  • Human trafficking…

Stephanie Tan

Currently a senior at the University of Pennsylvania interested in Data Analytics and Strategy

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