Mothering and Domestic Violence
They cite the example of Pak, a 23 year old women in Cambodia. She lives in a women's refuge in Phnom Penh run by Cambodian Women's Crisis Centre (CWCC) a partner agency of Christian Aid. She sought help after her husband had beaten her unconscious. She is being helped to bring her case against her husband to court and hopefully will receive training to rebuild her life safely with her children.
You can read more about the work of Christian Aid in Cambodia here.
Christian Aid suggests today giving thanks for mothers throughout the world and the organisations that work to protect them. With Mothering Sunday tomorrow this seems a good thing to do.