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  • 16 Apr
    April 16, 2014 Violence Against Women Part 2 – The Advances
    The achievements on the international level for the prevention of violence against women include: 1. The 1979 Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW), recognized violence as a part of discrimination against
  • 13 Apr
    April 13, 2014 Violence Against Women Part 1 – History
    Violence against women has been accepted and legally sanctioned throughout history. For example, Roman law gave men the right to chastise their wives, even to the point of death. Then there was the burning of witches by both the church and the