#Murder

  • Article: South African Student Uyinene Mrwetyana's Killer Has Just Been Handed 3 Life Sentences

    South African Student Uyinene Mrwetyana's Killer Has Just Been Handed 3 Life Sentences

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe  and  Itumeleng Letsoalo|Nov. 15, 2019

    Mrwetyana’s killing reignited widespread outrage against gender-based violence in South Africa. Read more

  • Article: Bangladesh Just Sentenced 16 People to Death Over Brutal Murder of 19-Year-Old Student

    Bangladesh Just Sentenced 16 People to Death Over Brutal Murder of 19-Year-Old Student

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 24, 2019

    Nusrat Jahan Rafi risked her life to speak out against sexual abuse. Read more

  • Article: Women Just Silently Stood in Protest During President’s Speech at South Africa’s First Gender Violence Summit

    Women Just Silently Stood in Protest During President’s Speech at South Africa’s First Gender Violence Summit

    By Mbali Kgame|Nov. 1, 2018

    “Gender-based violence is an affront to our shared humanity as South Africans,” said Ramaphosa. Read more

  • Article: Uganda’s Parliament Refuses to Meet Until a String of Murders of Women Are Investigated

    Uganda’s Parliament Refuses to Meet Until a String of Murders of Women Are Investigated

    By Imogen Calderwood|CHIME FOR CHANGE|Sept. 6, 2017

    “Why are our women being killed?” Read more

  • Article: Indian Woman Gang Raped, Killed With Bricks Is Harsh Deja Vu for Country Struggling With Sexual Violence

    Indian Woman Gang Raped, Killed With Bricks Is Harsh Deja Vu for Country Struggling With Sexual Violence

    By Joe McCarthy|CHIME FOR CHANGE|May 15, 2017

    Every 22 minutes, a woman reports a rape in India. Read more

  • Article: Pakistani Social Media Star Murdered in 'Honor Killing'

    Pakistani Social Media Star Murdered in 'Honor Killing'

    By Joe McCarthy|CHIME FOR CHANGE|July 18, 2016

    3 Pakistani women are killed in this way each day. Read more