Breaking the Myths of Violence Against Women

On the global level, one in three girls will be affected by violence during her lifetime. In the Republic of Moldova, according to the study “Violence against women in the family” (NBS, 2011), 6 out of 10 women faced psychological, physical or sexual violence from their husbands or partners.

And because violence is not only women’s issue, but of the entire society where this phenomenon exists, in 2019, UN Women Moldova aims to break the most common myths around violence against women.

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Breaking the Myths of Violence Against Women

Bibliographic information

Geographic coverage: Europe and Central Asia; Moldova, Republic of

Subject area(s): Anti-violence interventions

Resource type: Guidance notes

Publication year: 2019

Publishing entities: United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women)

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