The violence that women face on the streets and in transport is regularly denounced. The Virage survey, conducted in 2015 by the National Institute of Demographic Studies, provides a better understanding of what women and men live in public spaces: what violence are people exposed to (verbal, physical, sexual intercourse)? What are the characteristics of the people most affected? These are the main questions that this article intends to answer.
This platform is part of the Axis 1 "Strengthening the capacities of equality actors" of the Priority Solidarity Fund "Women for the future in the Mediterranean" funded by the French Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs and led by the European Institute of the Mediterranean, in the framework of the project “Developing Women's Empowerment” labelled by the Union for the Mediterranean.