#Domestic violence

  • Article: Bolivia Declares Femicide a National Priority

    Bolivia Declares Femicide a National Priority

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 17, 2019

    Seven in 10 women in Bolivia say they have suffered some type of violence inflicted by a partner. Read more

  • Article: Pakistan to Create 1,000 Courts to Combat Violence Against Women

    Pakistan to Create 1,000 Courts to Combat Violence Against Women

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 20, 2019

    Pakistan sees thousands of cases of violence against women every year. Read more

  • Article: This British Comedian Used Common Twitter Trolls to Raise £120K For Women's Charity

    This British Comedian Used Common Twitter Trolls to Raise £120K For Women's Charity

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 9, 2018

    Richard Herring is responding to every one of these annoying queries. Read more

  • Article: 53% of Garment Workers Face Domestic Violence in Bangladesh

    53% of Garment Workers Face Domestic Violence in Bangladesh

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Jan. 18, 2018

    Some men feel humiliated when their wives become the main breadwinners. Read more

  • Article: After Fleeing Conflict, Refugee Women in Malaysia Face Growing Threat of Domestic Violence

    After Fleeing Conflict, Refugee Women in Malaysia Face Growing Threat of Domestic Violence

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Jan. 9, 2018

    "He would hit me if he was not happy." Read more

  • Article: Gender Violence Kills More Women Than Armed Conflict in Much of Asia

    Gender Violence Kills More Women Than Armed Conflict in Much of Asia

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Oct. 13, 2017

    Gender-based violence is one of the largest killers in Asia - if not the largest. Read more

  • Article: Tunisia Just Passed a Law to Protect Women Against Violence

    Tunisia Just Passed a Law to Protect Women Against Violence

    By Meghan Werft|CHIME FOR CHANGE|July 28, 2017

    This is historic. Read more

  • Article: Indian Brides Get Special Wedding Day Gifts from Politician: Bats to Beat Their Husbands

    Indian Brides Get Special Wedding Day Gifts from Politician: Bats to Beat Their Husbands

    By Colleen Curry|May 2, 2017

    They’re even inscribed with instructions. Read more