A study in Kenya found that the lower men ranked themselves in society, the more violent they were with their intimate partners.
There's increasing global recognition that violence against women and children often occur together in homes.
Mozambique has one of the highest maternal death rates in the world. Researchers hope to reduce this, with an ambitious project aimed at empowering women and girls.
Do boys and girls from diverse cultural settings experience their transitions into adolescence? Their cultural differences don't make a difference, but their genders do.
Unless we’re addressing inequalities everywhere, we will achieve equality nowhere.
We know how to prevent gender-based violence, and that we must respond to survivors' needs. The challenge is in making it happen.
More than 44% of Mexican women face violence in their homes. Some of them become asylum seekers in the United States.