This is the Executive Summary version of the book "Women in an Insecure World."
The full printed version is available for purchase from DCAF. There is no electronic version of the entire book; only the Executive Summary is available as a freely downloadable PDF file.
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Table of Contents - for the Executive Summary
The roots of violence against women
Violence against women is a violation of human rights
The scope of violence against women in daily life
Violence against women in armed conflict and in post-conflictsituations
The role of the state and the security sector
Women responding to violence, women building peace
Action to stop violence against women: what next?