Efforts to Turn Back Rising Rates of Violence Against Women in Thailand

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Ron Corben – Voice of America – Friday, 20 December 2013 (originally published 18 Dec)

Researchers at Thailand’s Mahidol University National Institute of Child and Family Development said their annual survey indicated nearly one third of households last year reported instances of domestic violence.

One victim, Suphakorn, who only wanted to give her first name, turned to the Women and Men Progressive Movement Foundation for help after she tried to break up with her boyfriend and he became violent . . .

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