Women’s Unsafe Mobility in Public Transport in Phnom Penh, Cambodia


You, Sotheary. 2019. “Women’s Unsafe Mobility in Public Transport in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.” Journal of Peacebuilding & Development 14 (2): 222–27.

Author: Sotheary You


“This briefing focuses on the unsafe mobility of women when they are in transit, with a specific focus on public transportation. Since the Phnom Penh Municipality considers revamping the public transportation system, there is an opportunity for the municipality to craft a gender-responsive public transportation policy” (You 2019, 222).

Topics: Women, Gender-Based Violence, Gendered Power Relations, Patriarchy, Infrastructure, Transportation, Sexual Violence, SV against Women Regions: Asia, Southeast Asia Countries: Cambodia

Year: 2019

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