#Abuse

  • Article: More Than 1 in 3 Women in These Countries Are Mistreated During Childbirth: Study

    More Than 1 in 3 Women in These Countries Are Mistreated During Childbirth: Study

    By Jacky Habib|Oct. 10, 2019

    The study shows 59% of women in lower-income countries received vaginal examinations without consent Read more

  • Article: There's a New Website for Teenage Girls at Risk of Relationship Abuse and Who Don’t Know It

    There's a New Website for Teenage Girls at Risk of Relationship Abuse and Who Don’t Know It

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 20, 2019

    Charity Women’s Aid found a huge number of teenage girls didn’t realise they’d experienced abuse. Read more

  • Article: Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler Donates $500K to Open Home for Abused Women & Girls

    Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler Donates $500K to Open Home for Abused Women & Girls

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 6, 2019

    Janie’s House will help 14 women and girls at a time. Read more

  • Article: A 3-Year-Old Girl Was Allegedly Raped by a 40-Year-Old Man in India

    A 3-Year-Old Girl Was Allegedly Raped by a 40-Year-Old Man in India

    By Leah Rodriguez|Dec. 17, 2018

    The incident occurred on the six-year anniversary of the 2012 Delhi bus gang rape. Read more

  • Article: Women Just Silently Stood in Protest During President’s Speech at South Africa’s First Gender Violence Summit

    Women Just Silently Stood in Protest During President’s Speech at South Africa’s First Gender Violence Summit

    By Mbali Kgame|Nov. 1, 2018

    “Gender-based violence is an affront to our shared humanity as South Africans,” said Ramaphosa. Read more

  • Article: This Woman Is Using 'Capsule Wardrobes' to Help Domestic Abuse Survivors

    This Woman Is Using 'Capsule Wardrobes' to Help Domestic Abuse Survivors

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 25, 2018

    Rachael Bews survived domestic abuse — and now she’s supporting others. Read more

  • Article: 'Dear Haters': Scotland's Brilliant New Ad Campaign Tackles Discrimination and Hate Crimes

    'Dear Haters': Scotland's Brilliant New Ad Campaign Tackles Discrimination and Hate Crimes

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 27, 2018

    Scotland’s just had enough. Read more

  • Article: Young Gay Britons Are Getting Married Just to Avoid Abuse

    Young Gay Britons Are Getting Married Just to Avoid Abuse

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Aug. 24, 2018

    Coming out in some cultures in the UK can lead to forced marriage, disownment, expulsion and abuse. Read more