#Gender Violence

  • 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

  • Article: These High-Profile Women Are Calling on Twitter to Crack Down on ‘Toxic’ Abuse
    Girls & Women

    These High-Profile Women Are Calling on Twitter to Crack Down on ‘Toxic’ Abuse

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 21, 2018

    Nicola Sturgeon, Ruth Davidson, and Laura Bates are among many revealing shocking abuse. Read more

  • Article: Musicians Are Coming Together in the UK to Join the Fight Against FGM
    Girls & Women

    Musicians Are Coming Together in the UK to Join the Fight Against FGM

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 7, 2018

    And it's very important that the network includes men too. Read more

  • Article: This Is What It's Like to Be Sex Trafficked in India at 14
    Girls & Women

    This Is What It's Like to Be Sex Trafficked in India at 14

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 1, 2018|International Justice Mission

    Sadhna thought she would be helping with housework, until she was drugged and raped. Read more

  • 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