#Domestic Violence

  • Article: Violence Against Girls Carried Out by Family Members on Rise in Mexico

    Violence Against Girls Carried Out by Family Members on Rise in Mexico

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 12, 2019

    Almost 700,000 young women experienced some form of family violence in 2015. Read more

  • Article: UK Aid Helped Halve Domestic Violence in DRC in Less Time Than Britain Took to Deal With Brexit

    UK Aid Helped Halve Domestic Violence in DRC in Less Time Than Britain Took to Deal With Brexit

    By James Hitchings-Hales|March 15, 2019

    A UK aid-funded project reduced violence against women by more than half. Read more

  • Article: This Scottish Council Is the First in Europe to Offer Paid Leave for Domestic Violence Survivors

    This Scottish Council Is the First in Europe to Offer Paid Leave for Domestic Violence Survivors

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 15, 2019

    “It is a recognition we are looking after the most vulnerable.” Read more

  • Article: Hungary Faces 'Worrying Course' on Women's and Refugee Rights, Expert Says

    Hungary Faces 'Worrying Course' on Women's and Refugee Rights, Expert Says

    By Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 13, 2019

    Advocates press the country to step up for equality. Read more

  • Article: The UK Is Committing £500,000 to Help Empower Women Through Work

    The UK Is Committing £500,000 to Help Empower Women Through Work

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 7, 2019

    “We're tapping into previously ignored talent, addressing gender inequality… helping our economy." Read more

  • Article: Britain Just Unveiled 'Landmark' Laws Against Domestic Abuse

    Britain Just Unveiled 'Landmark' Laws Against Domestic Abuse

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Jan. 22, 2019

    Domestic abusers damage millions of lives and cost the UK billions every year. Read more

  • Article: Nicole Kidman Just Donated $500,000 to Stop Violence Against Women

    Nicole Kidman Just Donated $500,000 to Stop Violence Against Women

    By Leah Rodriguez  and  Carmen Singer|Dec. 13, 2018

    The star is using her platform to make sure survivors are heard. Read more

  • Article: Indian Women Are More Likely to Report Crimes to All-Female Police Stations

    Indian Women Are More Likely to Report Crimes to All-Female Police Stations

    By Leah Rodriguez|Nov. 15, 2018

    Research shows abduction and domestic violence reports jump when there’s a female police presence. Read more