Types of Violence - - Euro-Mediterranean region

Violence against Women in the context of Political Transformations and Economic Crisis in the Euro-Mediterranean Region: Trends and Recommendations towards Equality and Justice.

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This report alerts that violence against women has dramatically increased in the Euro-Mediterranean region during the recent years. It highlights key patterns of violence against women, in different countries from the region, such as: Egypt, Syria, Tunisia, Libya, France, Cyprus and Spain.The report also seeks to outline the main available instruments, to combat and prevent such violence, and it develops recommendations addressed to the main stakeholders on the issue, namely South and East Mediterranean governments, Council of Europe, European Union, Union for the Mediterranean, and League of Arab States.


  • Type of publication : Study / Report
  • Author : Monia Ben Jemia, Laëtitia Sédou and Marsha Scott
  • Publishing house : Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Network (EMHRN)
  • Publication date : 2014
  • Number of pages : 61
  • Language : English


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