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1: Introduction
Women, men and guns
Campaigning for change
Murder in the family
2: Armed violence against women in the home
Preventing gun violence in the home
Misusing guns against women
3: Law enforcers, guns and violence against women
Taking violence against women seriously
Guns ratchet up the level ofviolence against women
4: Gangs, guns and gender
Changing attitudes
The social and economic impact ofarmed conflict on women
5: Crimes against women in armed conflict
Sexual crimes against women during conflict
Women and girl combatants
Women taking action for peace
The brutalizing effects ofwar
6: The aftermath ofwar
Demobilizing and reintegrating women and girls
Women and peace building
Legal background: the international framework
General provisions relevant to violence against women
Standards addressing violence against women directly
‘Due diligence’ – what states must do to stop violence against women
Law enforcement and the use offorce and firearms
Law enforcement and violence against women
Legal obligations in times ofwar
The responsibilities ofarmed groups
The duty to disobey manifestly illegal orders
The control ofarms transfers
What can you do about it?
Appendix 1: Summary ofprinciples ofthe proposed Arms Trade Treaty
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Published by: bodyfull on Aug 04, 2013
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