UNODC - UN Office on Drugs & Crime
GLOBAL STUDY ON HOMICIDE 2011
Trends, Contexts, Data
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"Women of all ages are the victims of intimate partner and family-related violence in all regions and countries. Indeed, in many of them, it is within the home where a woman is most likely to be killed. As the 2011 Global Study on Homicide shows, gender-based violence affects a large number of women worldwide and represents a serious threat to the harmonious development of societies."