Violence against women

Violence against women is a human rights violation that occurs on a large scale with many harmful consequences for the victim - and for society as well.

poster demonstration women against violence against women
With the entry into force of the European Convention on preventing and combating violence against women and domestic violence (the so-called Istanbul Convention) on March 1 2016, the Dutch government has entered into an obligation not only to combat this violence with policy and legislation, but also to prevent.

Violence against women