More than four in 10 women, live in fear of refusing partner’s sexual demands, new UN global study finds

Early marriage remains a serious problem in Chad in the Sahel region of Africa. UN Photo/Eskinder Debebe

GENEVA, 11 APRIL 2019 (UN NEWS CENTRE) —More than four in 10 women in 51 countries surveyed, feel they have no choice but to agree to their partner’s sexual demands, the UN sexual and reproductive health agency, UNFPA, said on Wednesday, noting that they are also unable to make basic decisions about getting pregnant and […]

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