Blog post: Can economic empowerment reduce Intimate Partner Violence?

Written by Manuel Contreras-Urbina and Sylvia Atieno Owino
#16DaysofActivism 2018 Blog Series

One-third of women worldwide have experienced physical or sexual violence in their lifetime. While numerous studies and programs seek to address intimate partner violence (IPV) by increasing economic empowerment, the exact impact on IPV remains unclear. Read this blog to learn how the Global Women’s Institute at the George Washington University and Send a Cow addresses this gap.