Form of violence against women defined as repeatedly engaging in threatening conduct directed at a woman, causing her to fear for her safety.
(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) European Institute for Gender Equality – EIGE (2014). Administrative data sources on gender-based violence against women in the EU: Current status and potential for the collection of comparable data.