Please allow images for this mail. On this image: EMPLOYERS MUST ADDRESS ALL ASPECTS OF GENDER-BASED VIOLENCE IN WORKPLACE – UN WOMEN CHIEF

Tolerating violence against women in the workplace will have a huge cost to employers, including lost productivity, legal expenses, high turnover, sick leaves and harm to corporate reputation, panellists today told a United Nations-hosted discussion, urging Governments and institutions alike to take responsibility for putting in place adequate standards and measures to prevent such practices.