“He hit me with an axe handle”: Europe’s lockdowns lead to a surge in domestic violence

Euronews | Jun 5, 2020 at 9:00 PM
  • Even in normal times one in three women are reported to suffer violent abuse from a partner, ex-partner or family member.
  • In Europe, work to change legal procedures, improve police response times and increase services to keep women safe is accelerating.
  • The NANE women’s rights association has held several demonstrations in support of the Convention.