To End Poverty, Eliminate Gender-Based Violence

1/3 of women worldwide have or will experience intimate partner violence or non-partner sexual violence in their lifetime. This is not only a grave social issue, but one with economic consequences that contribute to ongoing poverty. Ede Ijjasz-Vasquez, Senior Director at the World Bank, explains the role that social norms play in perpetuating violence against women and how the World Bank is working to eliminate this social ill.

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- Apr 16, 2018
Very informative. I will certainly share this video with NGOs and universities in Indonesia. Thanks!


- Jul 30, 2017

Jes�s Manuel

- Mar 13, 2017
liked and shared,great info.


- Oct 26, 2016
Equality is not in talking. Women empowerment lies success within community


- Aug 21, 2016
We must change our mind about. And work together to empower women!
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