Data collection ‘by and for’ minoritized women

Collecting data and conducting research on all forms of violence against women and girls (VAWG) is critical in order to design relevant policies and measures needed to protect and support women and to eliminate VAWG. This policy brief examines the lack of data on violence against minoritized women and highlights the importance of utilizing an intersectional approach to data collection and engaging ‘by and for’ in the data collection process.

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Languages available: English

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Geographic coverage: Europe and Central Asia; Albania; Bosnia and Herzegovina; Kosovo (under UNSCR 1244); North Macedonia; Serbia; Turkey

Subject area(s): Ending violence against women and girls; Gender equality and women’s empowerment

Resource type: Project/programme reports

UN Women office involved in publication: Europe and Central Asia

Publication year: 2019

Number of pages: 10