- Jane Fisher, Monash University
- Aleksandra Gentry-Maharaj, University College London
- Lorraine Greaves, British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
- M. Tish Knobf, Yale University
- Marc Schwartz, Georgetown University
- Zephne van der Spuy, University of Cape Town
- Peter O'Donovan, BioMed Central
Syrian refugees in Lebanon suffer from poor reproductive health, which is significantly associated with exposure to conflict related violence and abuse.
Female Genital Cutting is still a contentious issue in the Iraqi Kurdistan Region, with women expressing opinions at both extremes of accepting and actively opposing the practice.
In the Republic of Georgia, women from low socio-economic, rural backgrounds with previous experience of violence in their families, consider domestic partner violence justifiable if the wife has been unfaithful.
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