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UN convention: Violence against women is a violation of basic human rights
Text: Hana Imamović, FENA Photo/Almir Razić
SARAJEVO, November 4 (FENA) - Any form of violence against women is a violation of fundamental human rights and it does not only endangers the victims, but it has an unprecedented impact on society, it was underlined today at the opening of the Global Grantee Convention of the United Nations Trust Fund to End Violence against Women, which will be held from November 4-7 in Sarajevo, and also marks the start of the global campaign “16 Days of Activism” against violence against women, which is taking place around the world and seeks to mobilize the public to combat gender-based violence. This year's global campaign will be dedicated to the topic of rape.