Data revealing violence against women
Consultative Meeting on Guidelines for Producing Statistics on Violence against Women will be held in Beirut, Lebanon from 8-10 November
DESA’s Statistics Division will conduct a Consultative Meeting to Review the Guidelines for Producing Statistics on Violence against Women. The draft guidelines provide comprehensive methodological guidance regarding the selection of core and additional topics, sources of data, relevant statistical classifications, outputs, wording of the questions and all other pertinent issues related to conducting statistical surveys to measure violence against women. The meeting will review the text in detail and, upon incorporation of all the inputs, the final version will be submitted to the United Nations Statistical Commission for approval.
For more information: http://unstats.un.org/unsd/default.htm