#sexual assault

  • Article: Violence Against Women Is Finally Illegal in Morocco

    Violence Against Women Is Finally Illegal in Morocco

    By Daniele Selby  and  David Brand|Sept. 12, 2018

    More than 40% of women said they had experienced "an act of violence at least once." Read more

  • Article: ICE Detainee Says She Was Sexually Assaulted & Thrown in Solitary for Reporting It

    ICE Detainee Says She Was Sexually Assaulted & Thrown in Solitary for Reporting It

    Feb. 16, 2018

    ICE denies the allegations. Read more

  • Article: Indian Rape Survivors Are Still Subjected to Illegal ‘Two-Finger Tests’

    Indian Rape Survivors Are Still Subjected to Illegal ‘Two-Finger Tests’

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Jan. 11, 2018

    India banned the tests in 2014. Read more

  • Article: Swedish Music Festival Bans Men in Response to Rising Sexual Assaults

    Swedish Music Festival Bans Men in Response to Rising Sexual Assaults

    By Madison Feser|July 11, 2017

    Swedish radio host has a solution to the epidemic of sexual assaults at music festivals. Read more

  • Article: How Afghanistan's Female Lawyers Are Fighting Against Gender Inequality

    How Afghanistan's Female Lawyers Are Fighting Against Gender Inequality

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 7, 2017

    These women "undertake some of the most dangerous jobs in Afghan society". Read more

  • Article: This 'Sex Ambulance' Is Protecting Prostitutes in Denmark

    This 'Sex Ambulance' Is Protecting Prostitutes in Denmark

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|May 18, 2017

    Sex workers in Denmark are violated or threatened by customers about 31% of the time. Read more

  • Article: For the First Time in India, a Sex Trafficking Victim Is Receiving Compensation

    For the First Time in India, a Sex Trafficking Victim Is Receiving Compensation

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|May 15, 2017

    She's using the money to pay for college. Read more

  • Article: Drugged and Raped: For Aid Workers, Sexual Assault Is a Hidden Menace

    Drugged and Raped: For Aid Workers, Sexual Assault Is a Hidden Menace

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Feb. 7, 2017

    Aid workers are trained to face gun fire and kidnapping, but not this. Read more