#Gender-Based Violence

  • Article: 'Bake Off' Winner Nadiya Hussain Says Talking About Sexual Assault Is 'Best Thing I've Done'

    'Bake Off' Winner Nadiya Hussain Says Talking About Sexual Assault Is 'Best Thing I've Done'

    Oct. 14, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Nadiya Hussain recently shared that she was sexually assaulted when she was five years old. Read more

  • Article: UK Universities Are Rolling Out Consent Courses to Crack Down on Harassment

    UK Universities Are Rolling Out Consent Courses to Crack Down on Harassment

    Oct. 11, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Nearly 1,500 reports of sexual harassment or sexual violence against students were made in 2018-9. Read more

  • Article: How Some South African Men Are Using Trumpets to Help Keep Soweto Women Safe

    How Some South African Men Are Using Trumpets to Help Keep Soweto Women Safe

    Oct. 2, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The iconic vuvuzela has come a long way in the country since the 2010 football World Cup. Read more

  • Article: 7 Barriers to Girls’ Education Around the World

    7 Barriers to Girls’ Education Around the World

    By Leah Rodriguez|Sept. 24, 2019

    Child marriage, poverty, and period stigma are stopping girls from realizing their dreams. Read more

  • Article: There's a New Website for Teenage Girls at Risk of Relationship Abuse and Who Don’t Know It

    There's a New Website for Teenage Girls at Risk of Relationship Abuse and Who Don’t Know It

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 20, 2019

    Charity Women’s Aid found a huge number of teenage girls didn’t realise they’d experienced abuse. Read more

  • Article: The South African Parliament Calls on Police to Be Sensitive to Survivors of Rape

    The South African Parliament Calls on Police to Be Sensitive to Survivors of Rape

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Sept. 17, 2019

    It comes after a mother was turned away twice while trying to report the rape of her 3-year-old. Read more

  • Article: #SandtonShutdown: Hundreds of Protesters March in Johannesburg to End Gender-Based Violence

    #SandtonShutdown: Hundreds of Protesters March in Johannesburg to End Gender-Based Violence

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe  and  Itumeleng Letsoalo|Sept. 13, 2019

    Global Citizen joined the march, which shut down Johannesburg's Stock Exchange. Read more

  • Article: Watch This Banned Video of Charlize Theron on Gender Violence in South Africa 20 Years Ago

    Watch This Banned Video of Charlize Theron on Gender Violence in South Africa 20 Years Ago

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|Sept. 10, 2019

    The chilling video is still so relevant today, as South Africa is gripped by protests. Read more