15 years of the United Nations Special Rapporteur on violence against women, its causes and consequences (1994–2009): A critical review

This review aims to take stock of the achievements of 15 years of work on the Violence against Women (VAW) mandate, which has produced an impressive collection of 14 annual reports, 32 country mission reports, 11 communication reports comprising many communications to and from governments, and several other pieces of research.

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Subject area(s): Ending violence against women and girls; Anti-violence interventions; Domestic violence/interpersonal violence

Resource type: Assessments

Resource year: 2009

Publishing entities: Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR)