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Intersectionality is the concept that multiple forms of discrimination and oppression intersect and interact to create unique experiences of inequality and marginalisation. When it comes to gender-based violence, an intersectional approach is necessary to address the complexity of social identities and experiences of those affected by it. This means acknowledging and addressing the multiple forms of discrimination and oppression that contribute to gender-based violence, and ensuring that all individuals, regardless of their social identities, have equal access to resources and support to prevent and respond to violence. By recognising and addressing the unique experiences of those who are most marginalised, we can work towards a more just and equitable society, free from violence and oppression.

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