The Patricia Galvao Institute launches database cataloging gender violence in Brazil
- Dossiê Feminicído (Femicide Dossier) debuted as a resource for women, educators, advocates, researchers, and others interested in learning more about femicide and other forms of gender-based violence in the country.
- The platform also provides information about resources, services, rights, and policy for and affecting women confronting violence in their communities.
- Recent data indicates an average of 13 women are killed in Brazil each day, making the country one of the most dangerous in the world for women.
“Brazilian Women Ramp up Fight Against Femicide with Open Data” (teleSUR English)
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