Geotema 53 –

Nicoletta Varani

Il fenomeno del femminicidio: un’analisi geo-sociale

Abstract: The phenomenon of femicide: a geo-social analysis

The article, focused on the femicide and, more generally, about gender violence, analyses the phenomenon from a geo social point of view in many parts of the world, concentrating especially in Italy and Mexico. The international sources are various: the World Health Organization (WHO), the United Nations Organization (ONU), the European Commission of Human Rights and the report of Economic and Social research (EURES): “Archive of voluntary murders in Italy”(2015).

Keywords: Femicide, Gender Violence, Italy, Mexico, Social Geography