Combating Gender-Based Violence: A Key to Achieving the MDGS

No. of pages: 32

Publication date: 2005

Author: UNFPA, UNIFEM, and OSAGI

This advocacy kit outlines the problem of gender-based violence, elaborates its linkages to poverty, reproductive health, HIV/AIDS and conflict, and discusses its impact on a nation's development. The goal is to mobilize leadership at the national, regional and global levels to make violence unacceptable.