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  • Report Details Troubling Toll of Gender-Based Violence in Asia-Pacific Schools


    For some children in Asia-Pacific, particularly girls, the mere walk to school is menacing and comes with the daily threat of violence. Once at school, they might also be subject to physical, psychosocial and sexual abuse – bullied by teachers and peers or abused in the name of discipline.Violence against children in schools is a complex, multifaceted issue. It is closely linked with broader social norms around acceptance of violence, deeply...

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