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Sydney Morning Herald Highlights Asia Foundation’s Nepal Gender-Based Violence Report

August 22, 2011 — An article in Sydney Morning Herald (Australia) focuses on domestic violence in Nepal. The article cites The Asia Foundation’s 2010 report, “Nepal: Preliminary Mapping of Gender-Based Violence.” According to the report, 81 percent of Nepalese women in rural communities face recurring domestic violence, such as rape, sexual abuse in the workplace, and human trafficking.” Read the full article: “Nepalese women suffering.

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