#Gender Violence

  • Article: 2018 Could Be the Year of the Woman
    Girls & Women

    2018 Could Be the Year of the Woman

    By Colleen Curry|Dec. 20, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    The momentum started in 2017 could result in tangible wins for gender equality. Read more

  • Article: In ‘Rape Capital of the World,’ 12 Soldiers Convicted of Raping Children
    Girls & Women

    In ‘Rape Capital of the World,’ 12 Soldiers Convicted of Raping Children

    By Colleen Curry|Dec. 14, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Victims were as young as 18 months old. Read more

  • Article: Indian Courts Finally Consider Making Marital Rape Illegal
    Girls & Women

    Indian Courts Finally Consider Making Marital Rape Illegal

    Dec. 4, 2017|News Deeply

    The Delhi High Court is hearing petitions on whether to criminalize marital rape in India. Read more

  • Article: The UK Will Help 750,000 Women and Girls In Latest Push to End Gender Violence
    Girls & Women

    The UK Will Help 750,000 Women and Girls In Latest Push to End Gender Violence

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 27, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    It will help eradicate violence against women and girls in all its forms. Read more

  • Article: This Police Force Tweeted a Powerful Open Letter to Women in Abusive Relationships
    Girls & Women

    This Police Force Tweeted a Powerful Open Letter to Women in Abusive Relationships

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 21, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “There is no excuse. Help is out there.” Read more

  • Article: Study Reveals the Alarming Scale of Online Abuse and Harassment of Women
    Girls & Women

    Study Reveals the Alarming Scale of Online Abuse and Harassment of Women

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 21, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “You’re at home when someone sends you a graphic rape threat right into the palm of your hand." Read more

  • Article: Angelina Jolie Gave a Powerful Speech About Sexual Violence to the UN
    Girls & Women

    Angelina Jolie Gave a Powerful Speech About Sexual Violence to the UN

    By Colleen Curry|Nov. 16, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    "It is cheaper than a bullet and has lasting consequences." Read more

  • Article: Hundreds Protest Femicide & Gender Violence at ‘Day of the Dead’ Celebration
    Girls & Women

    Hundreds Protest Femicide & Gender Violence at ‘Day of the Dead’ Celebration

    By Colleen Curry|Nov. 3, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    There were 2,735 femicides in Mexico last year. Read more