#Sexual Abuse

  • 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: UK Government Under Fire for Failing to Donate to Fund for UN Sex Abuse Victims
    Girls & Women

    UK Government Under Fire for Failing to Donate to Fund for UN Sex Abuse Victims

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 14, 2018

    Mothers of 11 “peacekeeper babies” in Haiti are struggling to feed their children, say lawyers. 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: Gymnast Aly Raisman Is Taking the US Olympic Committee to Court
    Girls & Women

    Gymnast Aly Raisman Is Taking the US Olympic Committee to Court

    By Daniele Selby|March 2, 2018

    “I refuse to wait any longer,” Raisman said. The time for justice is now. Read more

  • Article: 22 Aid Organisations Just Signed a Pledge to Tackle Abuse of Power
    Citizenship

    22 Aid Organisations Just Signed a Pledge to Tackle Abuse of Power

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 26, 2018

    It follows allegations of unacceptable sexual misconduct in the aid sector. Read more

  • Article: 1 in 5 UK Parliament Staff Have Been Sexually Harassed in the Past Year
    Girls & Women

    1 in 5 UK Parliament Staff Have Been Sexually Harassed in the Past Year

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 8, 2018

    Politicians are working on bringing about a “culture change.” Read more

  • Article: This Woman Has Helped Over 12,000 Children Affected by HIV and Sexual Abuse — Despite Getting Death Threats Every Day
    Health

    This Woman Has Helped Over 12,000 Children Affected by HIV and Sexual Abuse — Despite Getting Death Threats Every Day

    By Imogen Calderwood|Dec. 1, 2017

    Mary Mokakha was spurred into action by the rape of a 1-month-old baby. Read more

  • Article: Just 1% of 15 Million Girls Forced to Have Sex Seek Help, UN Says
    Girls & Women

    Just 1% of 15 Million Girls Forced to Have Sex Seek Help, UN Says

    Nov. 1, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    In the majority of cases, the abuser is known to the victim. Read more