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Human Rights Council - Violence against Women - Sept. 2014

Date: September 1, 2014
Document: View the Document
Country: Honduras
Type: Intl Mechanism Submission
Issues: Gender-Based Violence , International Advocacy , Torture , Women's Rights
Mechanism: Universal Periodic Review
Report Type: Stakeholder Report

Collaborators: International Action Network on Small Arms and Comité de América Latina y el Caribe para la Defensa de los Derechos de las Mujeres-Honduras.

Violence against women in Honduras - including gun violence, domestic violence, sexual violence and femicide - is widespread, systematic and increasing at a dramatic rate.