A global crisis
Around the world, the most dangerous place for a woman is her own home. Over 30% of women have experienced physical or sexual violence by their boyfriend or husband. South East Asia has the highest level of violence against women in the world: 37.7% of women - nearly 4 in 10 - have experienced violence.
Perpetrators are rarely held to account
Violence against unborn and infant girls is rising
School-age girls remain at risk
Economic costs of violence are immense
Market failure: The world's resources are still not getting to women
Sources: World Health Organisation, UN Women, UNODC, EUAFR, World Bank, Indonesian Commission of Violence against Women, UK Ministry of Justice, Oxfam, AWID, Intel, GSMA.