Day 3: Understand how women’s rights are violated around the world

Women’s rights are human rights.

Hillary Clinton, UN Fourth World Conference on Women, Beijing, 1995

Globally, women’s human rights are violated in many ways including through:

  • Intimate partner violence
  • Child marriage
  • Female genital mutilation/cutting
  • Human trafficking
  • Humanitarian crises
  • Economic inequalities

This article summarises the key points and the alarming global statistics. Be informed and raise awareness during the 16 days of activism.

Zonta says NO to violence against women.

Zonta Club of Perth

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