#Sexual Abuse

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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

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

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Nov. 1, 2017

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