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According to one British study, an average of seven years go by between the first incidence of abuse and the point at which women seek outside help.

Domestic violence:
How those affected can protect themselves

How can the protection laws help?
When will a police report help?
When is a separation/divorce necessary?
How to prepare for this?
Where should one flee?
What do the authorities require?

Precise and practical tips for those affected - but also for:

  • women’s representatives
  • women working in offices of the public authorities
  • workers’ council staff
    those who provide counselling in cases of domestic violence.

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A specific chapter explains the rights of foreign women.

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