At Stand up for Women Society (SWS), we lawfully stand against, discourage and stop domestic violence. Domestic violence, rape and other forms of sexual violence, female genital mutilation, early and forced marriage, economic control, coercion and emotional abuse which always happens to women should be eradicated from a modern society like today.
Violence violates women’s fundamental human rights, often with devastating consequences like loss of dignity, loss of sound health, loss of education and many more. In countries where there is no law against domestic violence, women’s average life expectancy is typically shorter than men’s. Many women have lost their lives due to sexual violence, domestic violence and rape,
Violence also has a negative impact on individual women’s livelihoods: the earnings of women in their jobs may be loss in cause take days or months to attend to severe injuries or wounds during violence against women.