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Displaced Women and Girls at Risk: Identifying Risk Factors and Taking Steps to Prevent Abuse


The experiences of women and girls during flight, in exile and post-conflict are significantly different from those of men. Displaced women and girls hold their families together under the most difficult and inhumane circumstances and do so while at increased risk to their safety and well-being—risks that include rape, beatings, torture, hunger and abandonment.

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