#Sexual Abuse

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

    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

  • Article: This Woman Is Using 'Capsule Wardrobes' to Help Domestic Abuse Survivors
    Girls & Women

    This Woman Is Using 'Capsule Wardrobes' to Help Domestic Abuse Survivors

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 25, 2018

    Rachael Bews survived domestic abuse — and now she’s supporting others. Read more

  • Article: Dozens of Senegalese Girls Have Been Sexually Exploited at School, Report Says
    Girls & Women

    Dozens of Senegalese Girls Have Been Sexually Exploited at School, Report Says

    By Daniele Selby|Oct. 19, 2018

    Girls were coerced into having sex with teachers for better grades, food, and money. Read more

  • Article: A Global Register Is Launching to Keep Criminals Out of the Aid Sector
    Citizenship

    A Global Register Is Launching to Keep Criminals Out of the Aid Sector

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 17, 2018

    The UK is leading the effort to eliminate the risk of abuse in charities. Read more

  • Article: British #MeToo Fund Gives £1 Million to 7 Groups Fighting Sexual Abuse
    Girls & Women

    British #MeToo Fund Gives £1 Million to 7 Groups Fighting Sexual Abuse

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Oct. 11, 2018

    It will support organisations fighting for change in Wales, England, Scotland, and Northern Ireland. Read more

  • Article: Indian Sex Trafficking Survivors Take Their #MeToo Stories Online
    Girls & Women

    Indian Sex Trafficking Survivors Take Their #MeToo Stories Online

    Sept. 5, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Of 20 million commercial sex workers in India, 16 million women and girls are trafficking victims. Read more

  • Article: 31 People Charged With Rape and Human Trafficking Offences of Girls as Young as 12 in Yorkshire
    Girls & Women

    31 People Charged With Rape and Human Trafficking Offences of Girls as Young as 12 in Yorkshire

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 15, 2018

    Five women said they were abused as children between 2005 and 2012. Read more

  • Article: Oversight Group Tells UN to Step Up Women's Protection Worldwide
    Girls & Women

    Oversight Group Tells UN to Step Up Women's Protection Worldwide

    By Joanna Prisco|Aug. 7, 2018

    There were 40 allegations of sexual exploitation within UN agencies at the end of 2017. Read more