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Last updated: July 12, 2021

Social service agent Pélagie Houndodjade in her office at the One Stop Care Center in Parakou

In Benin, nearly 70 percent of women will be victims of gender-based violence in their lifetimes. As in most of the world, the majority of these crimes will go unreported. This is where the One Stop Care Centers step in to provide survivors with a place to receive comprehensive, survivor-centered care.