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Power and violence--femicide & homicide in Mozambique

Power and violence--femicide & homicide in Mozambique

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Published by WLSA Mozambique in Maputo, Mozambique .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- Violence against -- Mozambique.,
  • Homicide -- Mozambique.,
  • Justice, Administration of -- Mozambique.,
  • Sex discrimination in justice administration -- Mozambique.,
  • Women -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Mozambique.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 127-131).

    Other titlesPower and violence :
    Statement[authors, Conceição Osório ... et al. ; translation, Carol Christie]
    ContributionsOsório, Conceição., Women and Law in Southern Africa Trust. Mozambique.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6626.23.M85 P68 2001
    The Physical Object
    Pagination143 p. :
    Number of Pages143
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19910997M

    Four field missions to eight countries and a desk review of 21 projects gathered data for in-depth assessment. Muslims are in the majority in Lebanon. Thus far, the numbers from Iraq show a continuance, and increase, of this disturbing trend. National multi-stakeholder workshops to develop joint programming frameworks were held in Jordan, Philippines, Rwanda, Fiji, and Kyrgyzstan, and joint national committees consisting of a wide range of stakeholders, responsible for coordinating and providing technical support, were formed.

    Some entities use the term gender-based violence interchangeably with the term violence against women. Many women a re subjecte violence b d to sexu ya al study in 1 n intimate par tner. The reason why sex work is outlawed is influenced by moral and religious notions of the role of women, and the inability of many societies to deal with issues of a sexual nature openly. Police officer Khare reveals in his report that there was no truth to the claim, and the motive behind Parul's rape was only to grab the family's property or settle personal scores. The gender related aspect of femicide is often ignored by the media and the judiciary and is of the violence in the relationship, and the case is treated as a straightforward murder or homicide.

    The perpetrators usually justify the abuse saying the woman was inappropriately dressed. The most serious case it that of victims of crimes of the various kinds: scientific crime, corruption etc. There, all your data will be recollected. This shows a clear gender-bias in the way the law deals with issues, and it often operates to the detriment of women. On the other hand, she could sue for constructive dismissal, where she leaves her job after the harasser has made her work under intolerable circumstances.


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Power and violence--femicide & homicide in Mozambique book

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That forces many not to report rape, because it is a blemish and can ruin your career. She began seeing a therapist there who diagnosed her with PTSD from her rape. In Decemberthe first White Ribbon Campaign was launched in the Middle East to mobilize men and boys to advocate for legislation on domestic violence.

As a result, most women do not report sexual harassment for fear of losing their job or being victimised or alienated by their colleagues. Understandably, Department of Defense DoD numbers for sexual assaults in the military are far lower than numbers provided by other sources, primarily because the Pentagon only counts rapes that soldiers have officially reported.

They presented strategies on ending violence against women and girls, and called attention to the need to scale up resources to the UN Trust Fund. However, this term has derogatory connotations and because feminists want this type of work recognised like any other type of work and for governments and society to accord the employment rights and recognition to the women and men involved in this work, they coined the term sex work.

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