#Sexual abuse

  • Article: Death Sentence for Sudanese Teen Bride Who Stabbed Her Rapist Sparks Outrage
    Girls & Women

    Death Sentence for Sudanese Teen Bride Who Stabbed Her Rapist Sparks Outrage

    By Daniele Selby|May 11, 2018

    Noura Hussein was 16 when her family forced her to marry a distant cousin. Read more

  • Article: Sexual Abuse Is Rampant at the UN, Report Alleges
    Girls & Women

    Sexual Abuse Is Rampant at the UN, Report Alleges

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 18, 2018|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    The prevalence of abuse is antithetical to the UN’s mission. Read more

  • Article: Child Marriage Is Legal in New York — But This Bill Aims to Stop It
    Girls & Women

    Child Marriage Is Legal in New York — But This Bill Aims to Stop It

    By Meghan Werft|Feb. 15, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Activists are fighting to change the legal age to 17 in New York. Read more