Around the world, rooted in discriminatory gender norms and shrouded in impunity, gender-based violence (GBV) occurs in all societies as a means of control, subjugation and exploitation that further feeds gender inequality. Across environment issues and sectors, GBV is interlinked with environmental threats.
Threats to the environment are interlinked with gender-based violence across multiple contexts
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- Jamie Wen
- Wen, J. (2020). "Threats to the environment are interlinked with gender-based violence across multiple contexts." International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) [blog]. Available at: https://www.iucn.org/news/gender/202001/threats-environment-are-interlinked-gender-based-violence-across-multiple-contexts