#Sexual Assault

  • Article: The South African Parliament Calls on Police to Be Sensitive to Survivors of Rape

    The South African Parliament Calls on Police to Be Sensitive to Survivors of Rape

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Sept. 17, 2019

    It comes after a mother was turned away twice while trying to report the rape of her 3-year-old. Read more

  • Article: 'We Just Have to Brave It': Women Face Assault on Zimbabwe's Public Buses

    'We Just Have to Brave It': Women Face Assault on Zimbabwe's Public Buses

    Sept. 11, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Cheaper fares have led to overcrowding on public buses, putting women's safety at greater risk. Read more

  • Article: Watch This Banned Video of Charlize Theron on Gender Violence in South Africa 20 Years Ago

    Watch This Banned Video of Charlize Theron on Gender Violence in South Africa 20 Years Ago

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|Sept. 10, 2019

    The chilling video is still so relevant today, as South Africa is gripped by protests. Read more

  • Article: Rape of 8-Month-Old Baby in Cape Town Sparks Outrage Across South Africa

    Rape of 8-Month-Old Baby in Cape Town Sparks Outrage Across South Africa

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|July 3, 2019

    “We must unite against this evil.” Read more

  • Article: UK Rape Victims Asked to Hand Over Phones and Social Media Accounts or Risk Their Cases

    UK Rape Victims Asked to Hand Over Phones and Social Media Accounts or Risk Their Cases

    By Imogen Calderwood|April 29, 2019

    “We seem to be going back to the bad old days when victims of rape are being treated as suspects.” Read more

  • Article: Angelina Jolie Urges UN to Hold Those Who Use Rape as a Weapon of War Accountable

    Angelina Jolie Urges UN to Hold Those Who Use Rape as a Weapon of War Accountable

    By Daniele Selby|April 23, 2019

    The actress and humanitarian penned a powerful op-ed to the UN as it considers a new resolution. Read more

  • Article: Aly Raisman Is Donating the Proceeds of Her New Activewear Line to Fight Child Sexual Abuse

    Aly Raisman Is Donating the Proceeds of Her New Activewear Line to Fight Child Sexual Abuse

    By Leah Rodriguez|April 5, 2019

    The gymnast shows activewear can be affordable and benefit a great cause. Read more

  • Article: Survivors Are Crucial to Ending Rape as a Weapon of War

    Survivors Are Crucial to Ending Rape as a Weapon of War

    March 15, 2019|Stand Speak Rise Up

    Stand Speak Rise Up! is an international conference committed to ending sexual violence in conflict. Read more