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GENDER-BASED VIOLENCE (GBV)
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Gender-based violence occurs as a result of the normative role expectations associated with each gender, along with the unequal power relationships between genders, within the context of a specific society. Domestic violence, marital rape, dowry-related violence, child marriage, polygamy, female infanticide, witchcraft accusations, Chhaupadi, and trafficking of women and girls for sexual exploitation are common GBV issues in Nepal.

Survivors of violence can experience both physical and psychological distress. They may suffer sexual and reproductive health consequences, including forced and unwanted pregnancies, unsafe abortions, traumatic fistula, sexually transmitted infections including HIV, and even death.

#UNFPA #GENDERBASEDVOILENCE #2016
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UNFPA ,   (2016 )
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Bulletin or Poster in English
Keywords:
EQUALITY,EQUAL OPPORTUNITY,GENDER,GENDER DISCRIMINATION,GENDER MAINSTREAMING,POLYGAMY,FEMALE INFANTICIDE,DOMESTIC VIOLENCE,SEXUAL EXPLOITATION,CHILD MARRIAGE,MARITAL RAPE
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 UNFPA : Population studies
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14.02.01  -  Discrimination
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