Water insecurity and gender-based violence: A global review of the evidence

WIREs Water Vol/Iss. 10(1) Wiley Published In Pages: 1-19
By Tallman, Paula S., Collins, Shalean, Salmon-Mulanovich, Gabriela, Rusyidi, Binahayati, Kothadia, Aman, Cole, Stroma


Water insecurity is associated with gender-based violence.


18 peer-reviewed articles mentioned associations between water insecurity and gender-based violence, occurring in the verbal, physical, sexual, and economic spheres within the household, when walking to water collection points, and at the water collection points themselves.


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Descriptive StatisticsSupportedUNKNOWNUNKNOWNUNKNOWN


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Water InsecurityIndependentWater Supply
Gender-based violenceDependentIngroup Antagonisms, Gender Roles And Issues