The New Paper

March 10, 2021

WHO releases largest-ever report on violence against women

The World Health Organization released data from the largest-ever study on the prevalence of violence against women, finding that 1 in 3 women experience physical or sexual violence in their lifetime. The study was conducted on behalf of the United Nations and included data collected from 161 countries between 2000 and 2018. Here’s the full report.
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