#Sexual Abuse

  • 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

  • Article: Charities Are Failing to Tackle 'Endemic' Sexual Abuse in the Aid Sector, Warn MPs
    Citizenship

    Charities Are Failing to Tackle 'Endemic' Sexual Abuse in the Aid Sector, Warn MPs

    July 31, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The aid world has come under intense scrutiny following revelations of abuse. Read more