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Violence against women. Time to act;

On the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, the Socialists and Democrats call on member states to prove with acts, and not just words, that they are on the side of women, by far the most often affected by domestic and sexual violence. One in three women in Europe has been a victim of physical and/or sexual violence while only 11% of these incidents have been reported. 

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MEPs involved

NOICHL Maria

Coordinator
Germany

SPUREK Sylwia

Member
Poland

S&D press contact

CZERNY-GRIMM Inga

Press Officer
Poland

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