CS gender Sicily Kariuki says women and girls continue to be victims of political violence a phenomena she says needs to come to an end. It is estimated that more than a third of women worldwide have experienced either physical or sexual violence at some point in their lives.
A conference entitled "Leave no one behind: End violence against women and girls!" has been held in Baku.
UNDP is committed to continuing working with sister agencies, in particular UN Women and UNFPA, and with governments and civil society partners, including men, to prevent and address the violence that affects millions of women around the world. Violence against women includes child marriage, domestic violence and sexual violence, rape as a weapon of war and human trafficking.
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According to United Nations, on the basis of data from 2005 to 2016 for 87 countries, "19 percent of women between 15 and 49 years of age said they had experienced physical and/or sexual violence by an intimate partner in the 12 months prior to the survey".
The UN mission in Afghanistan stressed that alongside the effective legal and institutional mechanisms for access to justice, stopping violence against women requires an effort from all of us, from every individual, to speak out against violence in homes, workplaces and social settings.
Nearly half of the women who were killed in 2012 were killed by either partners or family members, compared to 6% of men.
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This violence, the most visible sign of pervasive patriarchy and chauvinism, directly impacts women's physical and psychological health.
This year, the European Union and the United Nations launched the Spotlight Initiative to eliminate violence against women and girls. This evidence, however, doesn't improve the actions for women's inclusion, leadership and protection. "When we talk about leaving no one behind, we want to identify all these different forms of violence that women experience". The UNiTE to End Violence against Women campaign this year believes in "Orange the world" using the colour designated by the campaign to showcase a brighter future.
Penney Andrews, program manager for Tranquility House, said, "As of November 25, and for the next 16 days, we will incite individuals to take action towards eliminating violence against women". Organize events on streets, schools and landmarks!
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