#Abuse

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

    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
    Girls & Women

    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
    Girls & Women

    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
    Girls & Women

    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
    Citizenship

    '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
    Girls & Women

    Young Gay Britons Are Getting Married Just to Avoid Abuse

    Aug. 24, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

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

  • Article: Charities Are Failing to Tackle 'Endemic' Sexual Abuse in the Aid Sector, Warn MPs
    Citizenship

    Charities Are Failing to Tackle 'Endemic' Sexual Abuse in the Aid Sector, Warn MPs

    July 31, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The aid world has come under intense scrutiny following revelations of abuse. Read more

  • Article: New Zealand Grants Domestic Abuse Victims Paid Leave
    Girls & Women

    New Zealand Grants Domestic Abuse Victims Paid Leave

    By Joanna Prisco|July 26, 2018

    It's the second country in the world to do so. Read more