Gender-based violence: Any physical, sexual, emotional or psychological act perpetrated against a person’s will, stemming from gender norms and unequal power relations.
Patriarchy: A system of society or government in which men hold the power and women are largely excluded from it.
Womxn: A word developed by feminists to stress the independence of women, by excluding the word
“man or men”.
Femicide: The killing of a woman or girl, in particular by a man and on account of her gender.