Report: Domestic Violence Rate "Alarming" in West Africa


A new report says women are suffering domestic violence at “alarming levels and with shocking frequency” in post-conflict countries in West Africa esis.

The report, released Tuesday by the US-based International Rescue Committee, says domestic violence is the “primary threat to women” in countries, like Ivory Coast, Liberia, and Sierra Leone, which are rebuilding after years of internal strife minecraft mini herunterladen.

Report co-author Heidi Lehmann said women in these countries face special risks, even though …