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Younger women among those most at risk: WHO. Violence against women remains devastatingly pervasive and starts alarmingly young

Devastatingly pervasive: 1 in 3 women globally experience violence

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The FINANCIAL -- Younger women among those most at risk: WHO. Violence against women remains devastatingly pervasive and starts alarmingly young, shows new data from WHO and partners. Across their lifetime, 1 in 3 women, around 736 million, are subjected to physical or sexual violence by an intimate partner or sexual violence from a non-partner – a number that has remained largely unchanged over the past decade WHO notes.…

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Devastatingly pervasive: 1 in 3 women globally experience violence

4 mins read

The FINANCIAL -- Younger women among those most at risk: WHO. Violence against women remains devastatingly pervasive and starts alarmingly young, shows new data from WHO and partners. Across their lifetime, 1 in 3 women, around 736 million, are subjected to physical or sexual violence by an intimate partner or sexual violence from a non-partner –…