Africa: Urgent Action Needed to End Pandemic of Femicide and Violence Against Women, Says UN Expert

[OHCHR] Geneva — The COVID-19 pandemic is overshadowing the pandemic of femicides and gender-based violence against women and girls, Dubravka Simonovic, special rapporteur on violence against women, its causes and consequences, said today, calling for the establishment of national femicide watches or observatories around the world to prevent such killings.Read the Original Article