#Sexual violence

  • Article: Mexico City’s First Female Mayor Pledges to End Violence Against Women

    Mexico City’s First Female Mayor Pledges to End Violence Against Women

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Sushmita Roy|July 12, 2019

    Approximately 1,100 women were murdered in Mexico between January and May. Read more

  • Article: Rape of 3-Year-Old Girl Sparks Protests in India

    Rape of 3-Year-Old Girl Sparks Protests in India

    By Sushmita Roy|May 15, 2019

    “She doesn’t even understand what has happened,” her mother said. Read more

  • Article: Sexual Harassment Is Now Illegal in the Country of Georgia

    Sexual Harassment Is Now Illegal in the Country of Georgia

    By Sushmita Roy|May 9, 2019

    The law change came after a wave of activism. Read more

  • Article: This Activist Is Ending Patterns of Sexual Violence in Sub-Saharan Africa

    This Activist Is Ending Patterns of Sexual Violence in Sub-Saharan Africa

    By Joe McCarthy|July 2, 2018

    “Being a survivor and having two girls, I couldn’t let this cycle of sexual trauma continue." Read more

  • Article: #MeToo Legal Fund Has Already Helped More Than 2,500 Women

    #MeToo Legal Fund Has Already Helped More Than 2,500 Women

    By Joe McCarthy|April 30, 2018

    Every 98 seconds, an American is sexually assaulted. Read more

  • Article: 12 Photos That Show How People Won’t Stop Protesting India Rapes Until Justice Is Served

    12 Photos That Show How People Won’t Stop Protesting India Rapes Until Justice Is Served

    By Daniele Selby  and  Olivia Kestin|April 17, 2018

    The gang rapes of an 8-year-old and a 16-year-old have highlighted religious and political tensions. Read more

  • Article: Sexual Abuse Is Rampant at the UN, Report Alleges

    Sexual Abuse Is Rampant at the UN, Report Alleges

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 18, 2018|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    The prevalence of abuse is antithetical to the UN’s mission. Read more

  • Article: Protests Erupt in India After 6-Year-Old Tortured and Raped

    Protests Erupt in India After 6-Year-Old Tortured and Raped

    By Joe McCarthy|Dec. 11, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Sexual violence and impunity for perpetrator remain stubborn problems in India. Read more