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Violence against girls in educational institutions

Yagya Bahadur Karki

Violence against girls in educational institutions

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Published by ActionAid Nepal in Kathmandu .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Schoolgirls -- Violence against -- Nepal,
  • Schoolgirls -- Violence against -- Nepal -- Statistics,
  • Teenage girls -- Violence against -- Nepal,
  • Teenage girls -- Violence against -- Nepal -- Statistics,
  • Sex discrimination in education -- Nepal,
  • Sex discrimination in education -- Nepal -- Statistics

  • About the Edition

    Study conducted with special reference to girls in the age group of 12-16 years; study completed by Didibahini.

    Edition Notes

    Other titlesGirls in educational institutions, Violence against girls in education
    StatementYagya Bahadur Karki, Saloni Singh.
    GenreStatistics
    ContributionsSingh, Saloni., ActionAid-Nepal (Organization), Didibahini (Organization)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6250.4.G57+
    The Physical Object
    Pagination76 p. ;
    Number of Pages76
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23633040M
    LC Control Number2009311494

      In the course of its visits to institutions, Human Rights Watch found 12 cases of verbal, 38 of physical, and four of sexual violence against women and girls with psychosocial or intellectual. It includes forced marriage, dowry-related violence, marital rape, sexual harassment, intimidation at work and in educational institutions, forced pregnancy, forced abortion, forced sterilization. - Explore unwomen's board "Ending Violence Against Women & Girls", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Women, Executive woman and City works.9 pins. The science behind preventing violence against women and children has evolved greatly over the past several decades. Several speakers offered overviews of the research and described the growing awareness of the complexities of the causes, risk factors, and adverse effects of such violence. They also explored potential intervention points that were illuminated by this : Forum on Global Violence Prevention.


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