Etude sur les Violences Conjugales dans les Regions de Dakar et Kaolack 141

This study shows the magnitude of violence against women in regions of Senegal and, above all, its general acceptance in public opinion. Beating one’s wife, one’s child, or anyone with whom one has petty or serious disputes is considered “normal.” The report recommend programs aimed at sensitising the general public, particularly women, young people, and government officials.

Автор: 
Canadian Centre for International Studies and Cooperation (CECI)
Year: 
2000
Publisher and location: 
CECI