Violence against Women

06-12-2005

The purpose of this note is to take stock of the problem of violence against women by examining the various forms of violence perpetrated against women (I) and the Community programmes relating thereto (II). It also looks into the various means of combating such violence and the positions adopted by the European Parliament on these issues (III).

The purpose of this note is to take stock of the problem of violence against women by examining the various forms of violence perpetrated against women (I) and the Community programmes relating thereto (II). It also looks into the various means of combating such violence and the positions adopted by the European Parliament on these issues (III).