The United States was in the list of most dangerous countries for women
USA has been ranked among the most dangerous countries for women. Photo: from open sources.
States got there due to traffic MeToo introduced in 2017 and showed a high level of violence in the film industry.
First place in the list of the most unfriendly to women countries in the world ranked India. The reason – high risk of sexual violence and slave labor. According to CNN, this is referred to in the report of The Thomson Reuters Foundation, published on June 26.
The country has shown a high level of danger for women due to cultural traditions. So, in India there are cases of pouring acid, there is a practice of female genital mutilation to female genitals, child marriage and physical violence. However, seven years ago in a similar study, India ranked fourth.
– India has shown complete disregard for the [rights] of women: rape, including within marriage, sexual assault and harassment, female infanticide has not disappeared, told the Thomson Reuters Foundation, Manjunath of Gangadhara, an official of the government of Karnataka in India.
Following India are Afghanistan, Syria, Somalia, Saudi Arabia, Pakistan, DR Congo, Yemen, Nigeria and the United States.
By the way, the US became the only Western country in the list of worst for women countries in traffic MeToo introduced in 2017 and showed a high level of violence in the film industry.
In total the survey was attended by 550 experts on the rights of women, which assessed the contribution of countries to the solution of problems related to violence and discrimination.
The The Thomson Reuters Foundation established in 1982. It is a registered charity in the US and the UK, dealing with media development, women’s rights, combating corruption and providing free legal aid.
By the way
Ukraine was among the least peaceful countries
This conclusion was made by international experts in the framework of the Global peace index.
In the Global peace index (Global Peace Index) for this year, which is compiled by international experts on the basis of UN data, world Bank, Transparency International and other global research institutes of several countries, Ukraine was among the least peaceful countries in the world – 152-th place. Even North Korea appeared more conciliatory, finishing in 150th place. China is on the 112-th place, USA 121-m In Russia, whose 154th place, followed by nine more countries – Central African Republic, Congo, Libya, Yemen, Somalia, Iraq, South Sudan, Afghanistan and Syria.