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Christine Hughes

Christine Hughes

Christine Hughes is a Women’s Rights Knowledge Specialist at Oxfam Canada and member of the core team of Oxfam’s Knowledge Hub on VAWG/GBV. She led the Implementation Gaps knowledge initiative and authored the resulting report highlighted here. She has worked on violence against women and girls, gender equality, and women’s rights through research and community education for 15 years.

Broken promises: Why governments are failing to eliminate VAWG

Gender, Violence Against Women and Girls 0 Comments

Women’s and feminist movements have fought hard to get laws on Violence Against Women & Girls (VAWG) passed. New Oxfam research is now adding to the growing evidence that governments are not holding up their end of the bargain, and are failing women and girls as a result. Today, due in large part to the tenacious efforts of women’s and …