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GWL Voices presents the study “Female Political Leadership and Gender-Based Violence Legislation: What’s the Link?

 

On the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, GWL Voices presents the study “Female Political Leadership and Gender-Based Violence Legislation: What’s the Link?” a study produced by Patricia Gabaldón and Rubeena Singh
to address the critical question of the connection between female political leadership and the establishment and effectiveness of legal frameworks to reduce GBV.
We found that Gender Based Violence legislation and implementation are positively influenced by female political leadership, especially by the presence of women in parliaments.
Susana Malcorra, President of GWL Voices talks with Patricia Gabaldón, author of the study , highlighting the main aspects of the report, moderated by the vision of the young voice of  Rubeena Singh co author of the study.
Open letter “To end gender-based violence, we need more women in positions of power” 
Spanish, French, English, Arabic and Chinese,