#sexual violence

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

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

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

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

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

    Rohingya Women Traumatized and Stateless After Mass Sexual Violence

    June 13, 2017|News Deeply

    UN investigator talked to survivors of sexual violence perpetrated by Myanmar's military. Read more

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

    This 'Sex Ambulance' Is Protecting Prostitutes in Denmark

    May 18, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    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
    Girls & Women

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

    May 15, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

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

  • Article: Malala Says Educating Girls Is Key to Slowing Climate Change
    Education

    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’
    Girls & Women

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

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

    “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
    Girls & Women

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

    April 12, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

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

  • Article: My Name Is Brooke Axtell and I Was Sex Trafficked at Age 7 in the US
    Girls & Women

    My Name Is Brooke Axtell and I Was Sex Trafficked at Age 7 in the US

    By Brooke Axtell|Dec. 12, 2016

    “Real women. Real stories.” Read more