SDG 05: Gender Equality

Violence against women in APAC: Robust data reveals the extent 

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The need for reliable data on violence against women increased during the pandemic to shine a light on this public health issue. Image: UNFPA Indonesia

Jane Parry
Public health analyst and writer, Hamilton, Canada
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Map of violence against women prevalence in Asia-Pacific region, 2020
Percentages of women who experience intimate partner violence in countries across Asia-Pacific. Image: UNFPA, July 2020

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A decision tree used for collecting data on violence against women during the COVID-19 pandemic. Image: kNOwVAWdata, UNFPA, UN Women, WHO, July 2020
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