A global overview of gender-based violence

L. Heise, M. Ellsberg, M. Gottmoeller

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This paper provides an overview of the extent and nature of gender-based violence and its health consequences, particularly on sexual and reproductive health.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)S5-S14
JournalInternational Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics
StatePublished - Sep 1 2002
Externally publishedYes


  • Gender
  • Health
  • Violence
  • Women

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

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