#Sexual Abuse

  • Article: Lawmakers Are Facing Pressure to Criminalize Cyber Sexual Abuse

    Lawmakers Are Facing Pressure to Criminalize Cyber Sexual Abuse

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|March 16, 2020

    The legal position on digital sex abuse varies considerably around the world. Read more

  • Article: Legal Loopholes Are Failing Women Forced Into Sextortion

    Legal Loopholes Are Failing Women Forced Into Sextortion

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|March 6, 2020

    Sextortion remains largely hidden as victims often don't report abuse due to stigma. Read more

  • Article: The Extraordinary Story of How One Man Sued the Pope — On Hozier’s ‘Cry Power’ Podcast

    The Extraordinary Story of How One Man Sued the Pope — On Hozier’s ‘Cry Power’ Podcast

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Feb. 12, 2020

    Listen to Hozier and Colm O'Gorman talk about how love can conquer all. Read more

  • Article: This Ugandan Filmmaker is Using Art to Inspire Real Life Action Against Gender-Based Violence

    This Ugandan Filmmaker is Using Art to Inspire Real Life Action Against Gender-Based Violence

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Dec. 4, 2019

    Her work tackles everything from HIV stigma, to breaking the silence around sexual violence. Read more

  • 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'

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Oct. 14, 2019

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

  • 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

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|April 9, 2019

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