#Sexual Abuse

  • Article: Jeffrey Epstein Scandal: An Important Reminder Thousands of Girls Are Trafficked Across the US

    Jeffrey Epstein Scandal: An Important Reminder Thousands of Girls Are Trafficked Across the US

    By Daniele Selby|July 18, 2019

    Epstein’s alleged victims were vulnerable young girls — like most trafficking victims globally. Read more

  • Article: 1 in 6 Australian Women Experience Physical or Sexual Abuse Before Age 15, Report Finds

    1 in 6 Australian Women Experience Physical or Sexual Abuse Before Age 15, Report Finds

    By Madeleine Keck|June 6, 2019

    The new report sheds light on groups vulnerable to family, domestic, and sexual violence. Read more

  • Article: Thousands of Children Who Survived Cyclone Idai Now Face Slavery and Forced Marriage

    Thousands of Children Who Survived Cyclone Idai Now Face Slavery and Forced Marriage

    April 9, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Families struggling to survive face new risks in the wake of the devastating cyclone. Read more

  • Article: Half of Britain's Female Students Have Experienced Unwanted Sexual Touching: Poll

    Half of Britain's Female Students Have Experienced Unwanted Sexual Touching: Poll

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 27, 2019

    But just 5% of incidents are being reported. Read more

  • Article: Women in DRC Forced to Trade Sex for Ebola Vaccines, Claims Say

    Women in DRC Forced to Trade Sex for Ebola Vaccines, Claims Say

    By Leah Rodriguez  and  Julie Ngalle|Feb. 12, 2019

    Global response organizations are working to offer more protection. Read more

  • Article: This Is How Your Tampon Tax Is Being Spent This Year — But Competition Is Far Too Fierce

    This Is How Your Tampon Tax Is Being Spent This Year — But Competition Is Far Too Fierce

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 24, 2019

    “This is such a critical area where more funding is needed.” Read more

  • Article: South Korea to Open Major Investigation Into Sports Sex Abuse Allegations

    South Korea to Open Major Investigation Into Sports Sex Abuse Allegations

    By Daniele Selby|Jan. 23, 2019

    South Korea’s human rights commission is opening its largest-ever inquiry into abuse in sports. Read more

  • Article: North Korean Women Are Routinely Subjected to Sexual Violence: Report

    North Korean Women Are Routinely Subjected to Sexual Violence: Report

    By Leah Rodriguez|Nov. 1, 2018

    Human Rights Watch documented testimonies from 54 women working as merchants who experienced abuse. Read more