#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: Portraits of Acid Attack Survivors Tell Stories of Courage

    Portraits of Acid Attack Survivors Tell Stories of Courage

    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: UK’s First Married Gay Muslim Couple Faces Acid Attack Threats

    UK’s First Married Gay Muslim Couple 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: Reshma Qureshi is Fighting Back

    From Acid Attack to Fashion Week: Reshma Qureshi is Fighting Back

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

    After she was attacked with acid, Reshma Qureshi became a voice for change. Read more