Tag: domestic violence

    Maria da Penha law

    Brazilian Women Victims of Violence Urged to Denounce Their Assailants

    “Do not report tomorrow the abuse you suffer today.” This is the motto adopted ...

    Maria da Penha Maia Fernandes

    Brazil Law Against Domestic Violence Makes a Difference

    Two years after the launching of the Maria da Penha Law in Brazil, a ...

    Brazil Gets Serious About Violence Against Women

    Brazil’s federal government will spend US$ 2.04 million (5 million reais) on its Program ...

    In Brazil, Alcohol Is the Main Cause of Crime

    National anti-drug policy is being debated in regional forums with various sectors of Brazil’s ...