Gender based Violence (GBV) is a very sensitive topic that is culturally not deliberated openly. In this regard, it’s a global pandemic with serious public health and human rights concern. It is violence directed against a person on the basis of their gender either in private or public.
Both men and women are likely to experience this type of violence in the society, however according to World Health Organization statistics women, girls and children are more violated than their male counterparts. 1 in 3 women experience violence in the hands of their partner or spouse that is approximately over 800 Million women worldwide. Up to 35% of murders of women globally are committed by their male partners!