TRAction Project: GBV in the health system

Around the world, women experience a range of disrespectful and abusive behavior at the hands of the health system, including physical abuse, disregard for privacy, and unfair requests for payment. Research from TRAction-funded projects on respectful maternal care reveals that this disrespect and abuse - as with other forms of GBV - is an extension of existing structural inequalities.

Read Nevia Pavletic's blog on the TRAction website: Addressing Gender-Based Violence in Maternal Care and follow the worldwide movement using #16Days on Twitter.

TRAction Project End Disrespect
TRAction Project End Disrespect
Date 
December 03, 2014
Authors 
URC Staff
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