#Sexual Abuse

  • Article: Kenyan Women Are Texting to Report Rape and Avoid Stigma
    Girls & Women

    Kenyan Women Are Texting to Report Rape and Avoid Stigma

    May 10, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    In Kenya, both sex and sexual violence are highly stigmatized, leaving survivors vulnerable. Read more

  • Article: The Punishment for Rape in This Indian Village Is 100 Sit-Ups and People Are Outraged
    Girls & Women

    The Punishment for Rape in This Indian Village Is 100 Sit-Ups and People Are Outraged

    May 9, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Human rights advocates are criticizing the lenient punishment. Read more

  • Article: A Teenage Girl in India Committed Suicide After Being Gang Raped
    Girls & Women

    A Teenage Girl in India Committed Suicide After Being Gang Raped

    By Daniele Selby|May 3, 2018

    Thousands protested sexual violence last month, yet India's rape crisis persists. Read more

  • Article: British Children Are Learning the ABCs of FGM in School
    Education

    British Children Are Learning the ABCs of FGM in School

    May 2, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "It's about giving children the vocabulary to speak up when something is wrong." Read more

  • Article: This Is What You Should Do if You See Someone Being Sexually Harassed
    Citizenship

    This Is What You Should Do if You See Someone Being Sexually Harassed

    By Imogen Calderwood|April 27, 2018

    Simple steps can help derail an incident. Read more

  • Article: 11 Inspiring Reactions to Bill Cosby’s Guilty Verdict You Need to See
    Girls & Women

    11 Inspiring Reactions to Bill Cosby’s Guilty Verdict You Need to See

    By Daniele Selby|April 27, 2018

    Cosby faces up to 30 years in prison for his abuse of just one woman, but at least 60 spoken out. Read more

  • Article: Indian Guru Asaram Bapu Gets Life in Prison for Raping Teen
    Girls & Women

    Indian Guru Asaram Bapu Gets Life in Prison for Raping Teen

    April 25, 2018

    A Rajasthan court found the spiritual guru guilty of raping a teen. Read more

  • Article: 12 Photos That Show How People Won’t Stop Protesting India Rapes Until Justice Is Served
    Girls & Women

    12 Photos That Show How People Won’t Stop Protesting India Rapes Until Justice Is Served

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Daniele Selby|April 17, 2018

    The gang rapes of an 8-year-old and a 16-year-old have highlighted religious and political tensions. Read more