According to the World Health Organization:
- Violence against women - particularly intimate partner violence and sexual violence against women - are major public health problems and violations of women's human rights.
- Recent global prevalence figures indicate that 35% of women worldwide have experienced either intimate partner violence or non-partner sexual violence in their lifetime
- On average, 30% of women who have been in a relationship report that they have experienced some form of physical or sexual violence by their partner
- Globally, as many as 38% of murders of women are committed by an intimate partner
- Violence can result in physical, mental, sexual, reproductive health and other health problems, and may increase vulnerability to HIV
- Risk factors for being a perpetrator include low education, exposure to child maltreatment or witnessing violence in the family, harmful use of alcohol, attitudes accepting of violence and gender inequality.
- Risk factors for being a victim of intimate partner and sexual violence include low education, witnessing violence between parents, exposure to abuse during childhood and attitudes accepting violence and gender inequality
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Futures Without Violence
Mudderella is proud to support Futures Without Violence. We’re both committed to changing lives and helping to prevent and end domestic violence. Let’s break the cycle. Together.