#acid attack

  • Article: Colombia Acid Attack Survivor Calls for Greater Action to Help Other Victims

    Colombia Acid Attack Survivor Calls for Greater Action to Help Other Victims

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Nov. 15, 2018

    About 1,500 acid attacks are reported globally each year, mostly against women Read more

  • Article: These Powerful Portraits of Acid Attack Victims Tell a Story of Courage and Survival

    These Powerful Portraits of Acid Attack Victims Tell a Story of Courage and Survival

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Sept. 15, 2017

    Thousands of acid attacks happen every year, mostly targeted at girls and women. Read more

  • Article: Acid Attacks Are on the Rise in London: Here’s What You Should Do If You Witness One

    Acid Attacks Are on the Rise in London: Here’s What You Should Do If You Witness One

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 7, 2017

    Bystanders can play a vital role, experts say. Read more

  • Article: Couple Made Famous for Being First Gay Muslim Wedding in UK Faces Acid Attack Threats

    Couple Made Famous for Being First Gay Muslim Wedding in UK Faces Acid Attack Threats

    By Colleen Curry|July 17, 2017

    There has been a spike in acid attacks in London this month. Read more

  • Article: From Acid Attack to Fashion Week: How One Victim Is Fighting Back

    From Acid Attack to Fashion Week: How One Victim Is Fighting Back

    By Garima Bakshi|CHIME FOR CHANGE|July 20, 2016

    Everything you need to know about revenge-based acid attacks. Read more