Violence Against Women in Politics: A Study conducted in India, Nepal, Pakistan

UN Women conducted this study on VAW in politics in South Asia, specifically India, Nepal, and Pakistan. The report aims to further understand gender-based violence against women in these nations, analyze the motive behind the violence, and increase awareness by acknowledging best practices. Contributing factors to VAW in politics in these regions include: patriarchal attitudes, religious extremism, socio-economic divides, and existing violence in public and private spheres.