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Gender Violence In The Dominican Republic

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Speaking of gender equality, there have been significant achievements for female population in Dominican Republic in recent years, as greater access to education and paid labor market, but there is a burden in the struggle for women's rights due to a high rate on violence against women at this country. Dominican Republic is ranked as one of the countries most affected by domestic violence. According to statistics from 2015 there were 144 women deaths due to violence in Dominican Republic. This data was taken from Report on the feminicides in the Dominican Republic, generated by the Attorney General of the
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