Violence Against Women


Throughout the world, women are the foundations of their families and communities. The moment a child is born, a woman takes on the role of nurturer, teacher, protector, and caregiver. They are the holders of tradition and all things sacred. Women are central to the progress of the family and have increasingly become active contributors to the global economy. Often, these traditions, roles, practices, and cultural identities are then passed on to the girls within a family and community.

However, one practice that cannot be considered cultural is violence.

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