economic violence

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Definition

Acts of control and monitoring of the behaviour of an individual in terms of the use and distribution of money, and the constant threat of denying economic resources. 

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Source(s)

(1) Council of Europe (2011). Convention on Preventing and Combating Violence against Women and Domestic Violence and its Explanatory Memorandum. Council of Europe Treaty Series No 210;

(2) United Nations (2013). Ending Violence against Women and Girls: Programming Essentials.

(3) EIGE experts.

URI: http://eige.europa.eu/taxonomy/term/1096