#Sexual Abuse

  • 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

  • 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