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close this bookViolence Against Women in the Caribbean: State and Non-State Responses (UNIFEM, 1998, 110 p.)
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Open this folder and view contents1. Violence against Women in the Caribbean: An Overview
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Acronyms

CAFRA

Caribbean Association for Feminist Research and Action

CARICOM

Caribbean Community

CEDAW

Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women

CIM

Inter-American Commission of Women

DNCW

Dominican National Council of Women

IMF

International Monetary Fund

NGO

Non-Governmental Organisation

OAS

Organisation of American States

PAHO

Pan American Health Organisation

PAREDOS

Parent Education for Development in Barbados

PTA

Parent-Teachers’ Association

UN

United Nations

UNECLAC

United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean

WAND

Women and Development Unit

WAV

Women Against Violence

WCHR

World Conference on Human Rights