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Video: Violence Against Women: What can parliaments do to protect women?

Watch the fourth in a series of short videos on the Sustainable Development Goals 5 – gender equality. This video shares some shocking facts about violence against women and outlines steps that parliaments can take against this scourge.

This is a partnership video project between the IPU, Arizona State University, Commonwealth Women Parliamentarians, the Council of Women World Leaders, Equality Now, Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security (GIWPS), Represent Women, United Nations, UN Women, Women Political Leaders, and the World Bank. The videos are designed for people working in and for parliaments, and for societal champions advocating for change.

Watch the first, second and third videos in this series.

IPU Secretariat, Geneva