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Toolkit on Elimination of Violence Against Women and Girls with Disabilities


Toolkit on Elimination of Violence Against Women and Girls with Disabilities in Fiji

The tool kit is based on information gathered by a number of DPOs on the experiences of women and girls with disabilities in relation to violence (gender, human rights and violence against women and girls) and the  barriers women and girls with disabilities faced in reporting violence, seeking medical assistance and seeking support such as counselling-it was found that, in common with other communities around the world, women and girls with disabilities in Fiji face increased vulnerabilities to violence and additional barriers in accessing services