#Harassment

  • 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

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Oct. 11, 2019

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

  • Article: The Netherlands' New Burqa Ban Could Stop Girls From Going to School

    The Netherlands' New Burqa Ban Could Stop Girls From Going to School

    By Leah Rodriguez|Aug. 2, 2019

    Bans on religious clothing lay the groundwork for hatred, fear, and racism. Read more

  • Article: Britain to Ban 'Gagging' Clauses Used to Silence Victims of Harassment

    Britain to Ban 'Gagging' Clauses Used to Silence Victims of Harassment

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 22, 2019

    Non-disclosure agreements have come under increased exposure amid the #MeToo movement. Read more

  • Article: UK Told to End Abuse of NDAs to Silence Victims of Discrimination and Sexual Harassment

    UK Told to End Abuse of NDAs to Silence Victims of Discrimination and Sexual Harassment

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 11, 2019

    The debate was reignited after reports Topshop boss Philip Green used NDAs after abuse allegations. Read more

  • Article: Over 90% of Girls Think Female Leaders Face Unwanted Touching and Unfair Treatment

    Over 90% of Girls Think Female Leaders Face Unwanted Touching and Unfair Treatment

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 4, 2019

    Girls want to become leaders, but expect harassment and sexism when they get there. Read more

  • Article: Way More British Girls Call Themselves Feminists Now — And It Gives Us So Much Hope

    Way More British Girls Call Themselves Feminists Now — And It Gives Us So Much Hope

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Sept. 19, 2018

    It’s in response to what’s perceived as an increasingly threatening world. Read more

  • Article: I Put Stickers on 500 Public Buses in Bangladesh to Tell Men to Take Their Hands Off Girls

    I Put Stickers on 500 Public Buses in Bangladesh to Tell Men to Take Their Hands Off Girls

    From ICS|Sept. 12, 2018

    Atika Shafa, 21, is part of a team of 10 young people trying to make transport safe for women. Read more

  • Article: Study Reveals the Alarming Scale of Online Abuse and Harassment of Women

    Study Reveals the Alarming Scale of Online Abuse and Harassment of Women

    By Imogen Calderwood|CHIME FOR CHANGE|Nov. 21, 2017

    “You’re at home when someone sends you a graphic rape threat right into the palm of your hand." Read more