#gender-based violence

  • Article: Nepal’s ‘Mother Teresa’ Has Rescued Over 18,000 Girls from Sex Trafficking
    Girls & Women

    Nepal’s ‘Mother Teresa’ Has Rescued Over 18,000 Girls from Sex Trafficking

    By Gabrielle Deonath  and  Pia Gralki|July 17, 2019

    Anuradha Koirala works to help exploited Nepali women and children sold into sex slavery. Read more

  • Article: 'Canadian Genocide': Report Seeks Justice for Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls
    Girls & Women

    'Canadian Genocide': Report Seeks Justice for Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls

    By Jackie Marchildon  and  Gaëlle Langué|June 3, 2019

    The inquiry gathered over 2,000 testimonies from around the country. Read more

  • Article: This New Coalition Is Using Millions of Dollars to Fight Sexual Harassment
    Girls & Women

    This New Coalition Is Using Millions of Dollars to Fight Sexual Harassment

    By Jerica Deck|March 15, 2019

    Less than 2% of foundation funds in the US are allocated toward curbing gender-based violence. Read more

  • Article: Egyptian Hospitals to Give Blue Ribbons to Parents Who Say 'No' to FGM
    Girls & Women

    Egyptian Hospitals to Give Blue Ribbons to Parents Who Say 'No' to FGM

    Feb. 6, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Parents will receive the badges after signing a pledge that they will not have their daughters cut. Read more

  • Article: A Woman or Girl Is Killed in Canada Every 2.5 Days: Report
    Girls & Women

    A Woman or Girl Is Killed in Canada Every 2.5 Days: Report

    By Jackie Marchildon|Jan. 31, 2019

    It found 148 women and girls were killed by violence in 2018. Read more

  • Article: Here's What It Looks Like When Thousands of Women March Against Violence
    Girls & Women

    Here's What It Looks Like When Thousands of Women March Against Violence

    By Jackie Marchildon|Nov. 26, 2018

    Nov. 25 was International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women. Read more