#sexual violence

  • Article: A Video of a Woman Being Sexually Assaulted on a Moroccan Bus Has Sparked Fury

    A Video of a Woman Being Sexually Assaulted on a Moroccan Bus Has Sparked Fury

    By Imogen Calderwood|CHIME FOR CHANGE|Aug. 23, 2017

    It’s re-ignited debates about gender violence. Read more

  • Article: Rohingya Women Traumatized and Stateless After Mass Sexual Violence

    Rohingya Women Traumatized and Stateless After Mass Sexual Violence

    From News Deeply|June 13, 2017

    UN investigator talked to survivors of sexual violence perpetrated by Myanmar's military. 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: Malala Says Educating Girls Is Key to Slowing Climate Change

    Malala Says Educating Girls Is Key to Slowing Climate Change

    April 24, 2017

    "Girls from all over the world hold the key to today’s most pressing global challenges." Read more

  • Article: Michigan Doctor Denies Performing FGM, Says It Was ‘Religious Practice’

    Michigan Doctor Denies Performing FGM, Says It Was ‘Religious Practice’

    By Meghan Werft|CHIME FOR CHANGE|April 19, 2017

    “This is part of the culture,” her lawyer argued in court. Read more

  • Article: A Third of Indonesian Women Are Physically or Sexually Abused, New Study Says

    A Third of Indonesian Women Are Physically or Sexually Abused, New Study Says

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|April 12, 2017

    It's the world's fourth-most populous nation with 250 million people. Read more

  • Article: In Her Own Words: Writer and Survivor Advocate Brooke Axtell

    In Her Own Words: Writer and Survivor Advocate Brooke Axtell

    By Brooke Axtell|Dec. 12, 2016

    “Real women. Real stories.” Read more