Femininja Podcast

Gender Based Violence

November 12, 2020 Femininja Season 2 Episode 5
Femininja Podcast
Gender Based Violence
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Femininja Podcast
Gender Based Violence
Nov 12, 2020 Season 2 Episode 5
Femininja

Kennedy Otina leads us in the discussion regarding Violence against women and girls is increasing globally as the COVID-19 pandemic combines with economic and social stresses and measures to restrict contact and movement. Crowded homes, substance abuse, limited access to services and reduced peer support are exacerbating these conditions. Before the pandemic, it was estimated that one in three women will experience violence during their lifetimes. Many of these women are now trapped in their homes with their abusers. 

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Kennedy Otina leads us in the discussion regarding Violence against women and girls is increasing globally as the COVID-19 pandemic combines with economic and social stresses and measures to restrict contact and movement. Crowded homes, substance abuse, limited access to services and reduced peer support are exacerbating these conditions. Before the pandemic, it was estimated that one in three women will experience violence during their lifetimes. Many of these women are now trapped in their homes with their abusers.