#Sexual Harassment

  • Article: This Activist Says South Africa’s Queer Spaces Normalise Silence About Sexual And Physical Violence

    This Activist Says South Africa’s Queer Spaces Normalise Silence About Sexual And Physical Violence

    Nov. 8, 2019

    Nwabisa Mazana says the “culture of silencing and ignoring victims continues the cycle of abuse.” Read more

  • Article: Ghanaian Victims Are Being Urged to Speak Out After Sex-for-Grades Investigation

    Ghanaian Victims Are Being Urged to Speak Out After Sex-for-Grades Investigation

    From Voice of America|Nov. 4, 2019

    A BBC documentary exposed lecturers who prey on female students. Read more

  • Article: Malawi Police Officers Under Investigation for Sexually Harassing Female Protesters

    Malawi Police Officers Under Investigation for Sexually Harassing Female Protesters

    From Voice of America|Nov. 1, 2019

    Rights campaigners say they have evidence of sexual harassment, rape, and torture. Read more

  • Article: Bangladesh Just Sentenced 16 People to Death Over Brutal Murder of 19-Year-Old Student

    Bangladesh Just Sentenced 16 People to Death Over Brutal Murder of 19-Year-Old Student

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 24, 2019

    Nusrat Jahan Rafi risked her life to speak out against sexual abuse. Read more

  • Article: UK Universities Are Rolling Out Consent Courses to Crack Down on Harassment

    UK Universities Are Rolling Out Consent Courses to Crack Down on Harassment

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Oct. 11, 2019

    Nearly 1,500 reports of sexual harassment or sexual violence against students were made in 2018-9. Read more

  • Article: Revealing Documentary Prompts Anti-Sexual Harassment Bill in Nigeria

    Revealing Documentary Prompts Anti-Sexual Harassment Bill in Nigeria

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 10, 2019

    The senate is reintroducing legislation to protect students. Read more

  • Article: Indonesia Pardons Woman Jailed for Reporting Her Boss' Sexual Harassment

    Indonesia Pardons Woman Jailed for Reporting Her Boss' Sexual Harassment

    By Daniele Selby|July 25, 2019

    Nuril Maknun has been pardoned after the Supreme Court upheld a guilty verdict earlier this month. Read more

  • Article: Britain to Ban 'Gagging' Clauses Used to Silence Victims of Harassment

    Britain to Ban 'Gagging' Clauses Used to Silence Victims of Harassment

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 22, 2019

    Non-disclosure agreements have come under increased exposure amid the #MeToo movement. Read more