29 Nov 2017

Gender inequality at the heart of Pacific violence pandemic

From , 4:04 pm on 29 November 2017

According to UN Women, on average, one in three women around the world will experience sexual and/or physical violence in their lifetimes. In the Pacific the number is double that.

And while each country in the region has its own cultural and societal differences there is one factor that all seem to share. High levels of gender inequality.

Koroi Hawkins reports.

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