Ender-based violence: A Continued Struggle of Today

What impact does gender-based violence have on international development and on overall international peace and security? What are the implications for progressing on the Millennium Development Goals, the Post-2015 MDG agenda? What are the possible methods or identifiable needs to eliminate or drastically reduce the causes and consequences of gender-based violence?
In the analysis, provide a theoretical framework and several case studies. Please ensure that there is a solid thesis, outline, logic and supporting evidence.

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