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MADINA YUNIS MAHAT
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    I don’t think there would have been much of a huge difference if she lived in my community because I also come from a pastoralist and patriarchal society, risk factors for violence against women include traditional gender norms, limited education, and economic dependency. Protective factors involve community support and certain cultural values, while situational triggers stem from disputes over livestock, arranged marriages, and social isolation due to nomadic lifestyles.