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Not This Girl appeal

Amy is six years old and lives in Kilifi county, one of the poorest areas in Kenya, where girls are very vulnerable to violence

Violence against women and girls is a daily reality, experienced in every country, every city and every town throughout the world. One in three women globally will experience sexual or physical violence in their lifetime, most likely at the hands of an intimate partner such as a husband or boyfriend.Living in poverty increases the risk of women and girls experiencing violence. Find out five key ways poverty is linked to violence, and how you can help.