Thursday, March 26, 2020

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    SHOCKING: Women more likely to justify gender-based violence

SHOCKING: Women more likely to justify gender-based violence

Four out of 10 young girls, aged 15-19, believe a man is right to hit his wife if she burns his food, argues with him, goes out without telling him, neglects the children or refuses to have sex. This was made known in the 2015 Africa scorecard on violence against women and girls – highlighting male and female attitudes to gender based violence [...]

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    4 ways to target gender parity

4 ways to target gender parity

While we wait for the gender equality bill to be re-introduced, here are ways we can prioritise parity. These four targets are derived from UNICEF's gender action plan 2014-2017. Promoting gender-responsive adolescent health Because standards of masculinity encourage risks and violent conflict resolution, boys are more prone to road traffic injuries, violence, and drug, alcohol and tobacco use. The girls face [...]

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