Health and Human Rights. Some are associated with being a perpetrator of violence, some are associated with experiencing violence and some are associated with both. Among the major achievements of the women's rights movements against violence on girls and women, the landmark accomplishments are the " Declaration on the Elimination of Violence Against Women " that implies "political will towards addressing VAW " and the legal binding agreement, "the Convention on Elimination of all forms of Discrimination Against Women CEDAW ". They have been subjected to physical and sexual violence, including systematic rape and sex slavery. Archived from the original on 18 February
The relation between violence against women and marriage laws, regulations and traditions has also been discussed.
Sexual Abuse and Assault Against Women
International Perspectives in Victimology. However, the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women considers the criminalization of abortion a "violations of women's sexual and reproductive health and rights" and a form of "gender based violence"; paragraph 18 of its General recommendation No. Many countries have laws on what type of clothing women may or may not wear in public see Hijab by country. ABS 7 September Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women.