IDWF Online Discussion: Summary Report on Stopping Violence against Domestic Workers
November 25 is the UN’s International Day for the Elimination of Violence against women. To acknowledge the event, the IDWF asked its community to discuss the prevalence of violence in domestic work and how IDWF can work to solve it.
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The IDWF asked members to focus on the following questions:
- What are the most common forms of violence against women from your experience? Verbal? Physical? Sexual? Others?
- Are domestic workers more vulnerable to violence than others? Why?
- What can be done? What do you think the IDWF should do to address violence on domestic workers?