#Gender Violence

  • Article: Latin American Women Urged to Act on Violence to Cut Murder Rate
    Girls & Women

    Latin American Women Urged to Act on Violence to Cut Murder Rate

    Sept. 28, 2018

    Latin America is home to 14 of the 25 countries with the world's highest rates of femicide. Read more

  • Article: Rape of a Girl, 7, in a Restaurant Toilet Sparks Disgust in South Africa
    Girls & Women

    Rape of a Girl, 7, in a Restaurant Toilet Sparks Disgust in South Africa

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Sept. 26, 2018

    The attack in Pretoria has sparked calls for urgent action to protect women and girls. Read more

  • Article: This Incredible Former Child Bride Persuaded Her Country to Ban Child Marriage
    PartnerGirls & Women

    This Incredible Former Child Bride Persuaded Her Country to Ban Child Marriage

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 17, 2018|Girls Not Brides

    Ruvimbo Tsopodzi took her case all the way to the country’s highest court. Read more

  • Article: Seoul Will Now Check Public Toilets Daily as Anger Boils Over 'Spycam Porn'
    Girls & Women

    Seoul Will Now Check Public Toilets Daily as Anger Boils Over 'Spycam Porn'

    Sept. 3, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Perpetrators in South Korea are using tiny, hidden cameras to film women in public places. Read more

  • Article: 3 Issues South Africa Needs to Address as We Celebrate Women's Month
    OpinionGirls & Women

    3 Issues South Africa Needs to Address as We Celebrate Women's Month

    By Hlumelo Siphe Williams|Aug. 16, 2018

    We still have a long way to go. Read more

  • Article: Acid Attack Survivor Katie Piper Is the First 'Strictly Come Dancing' Star of 2018
    Girls & Women

    Acid Attack Survivor Katie Piper Is the First 'Strictly Come Dancing' Star of 2018

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 13, 2018

    Here's why that's important. Read more

  • Article: Hundreds of H&M and Gap Factory Workers Abused Daily, Report Says
    Girls & Women

    Hundreds of H&M and Gap Factory Workers Abused Daily, Report Says

    By James Hitchings-Hales|June 5, 2018

    Fast fashion leads to sexual assault — and the world’s biggest fashion companies are to blame. Read more

  • Article: London Lawyer Acquitted of Forcing Daughter to Undergo FGM as Punishment
    Girls & Women

    London Lawyer Acquitted of Forcing Daughter to Undergo FGM as Punishment

    March 23, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    An estimated 137,000 women and girls in England and Wales have undergone FGM. Read more