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Women continue local, global struggle for change

  • Faiza Mardzoeki

Yogyakarta | Sat, March 4 2017 | 01:11 am

PREMIUM Last year there were over 300,000 cases of domestic violence nationwide, with almost 70 percent of them occurring within personal relationships, the National Commission on Violence Against Women (Komnas Perempuan) has reported.

These statistics show that little has changed in over a decade, despite the women’s movement helping to push the passing of the 2004 law on domestic violence.