This study examined the differences between Member States’ criminal statistics, legislative and policy measures to address domestic violence, and frequency of prevalence surveys. It is based on a collection of primary and secondary data on support services for women survivors of intimate partner violence in Member States. The report analyses and assesses the progress of the 28 Member States on the range, number, extent, and use of support services recommended for victim support.
Review of the Implementation of the Beijing Platform for Action in the EU Member States Domestic violence against women remains one of the most pervasive human rights violations of our time, and one of the biggest global problems. In the EU, 9 out of 10 victims of intimate partner violence are women. It harms women, families, communities and society.
Review of the Implementation of the Beijing Platform for Action in the EU Member States This publication aims to support policymakers and relevant institutions in their efforts to combat and prevent domestic violence by providing them with reliable and comparable data and information for effective, evidence-based decisions and policy improvement. Facts and figures: Area D. Violence against Women