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Estimating the costs of gender-based violence in the European Union- Report

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The report provides an analysis of methodological options in the existing literature and studies, on the costs to society of intimate partner violence. It includes a case study on this issue in the UK during 2012, and provides a calculation of the costs in the EU. The report aims at supporting policymakers and relevant institutions in the EU Member States, in their efforts of developing policies to combat all forms of gender-based violence.


  • Type of publication : Study / Report
  • Author : Sylvia Walby and Philippa Olive
  • Publishing house : European Institute for Gender Equality (EIGE)
  • Publication date : 2014
  • Number of pages : 143
  • Language : English


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