No matter how much we have progress today; the world is still a dangerous place for women. Gender-based discrimination, female foeticide, domestic violence and rapes are some common problems faced by women mainly in Asian and African nations. In some countries, even genital mutilation on the females is practiced. Such miserable countries should implement safety and security measures for women immediately.
Let's check out the 10 most unsafe countries for women in the world.
Afghanistan has 87% illiterate female population. Girls are forced to get married at an early age of 15-19 years. There are a number of domestic abuse cases reported in Afghan courts. The maternal mortality ratio is 400 in 100,000 in this country.
The Democratic Republic of Congo
Gender based discrimination and domestic violence are some common problems faced by the women in Congo. According to the American Journal of Public Health, 1,150 women face $exual harassment every day in Congo.