#Violence against women

  • Article: Hundreds of Women Sold as Brides Rescued in China

    Hundreds of Women Sold as Brides Rescued in China

    June 21, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    A rising number of women have been sold as brides in China. Read more

  • Article: Pakistan to Create 1,000 Courts to Combat Violence Against Women

    Pakistan to Create 1,000 Courts to Combat Violence Against Women

    June 20, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Pakistan sees thousands of cases of violence against women every year. Read more

  • Article: Hundreds of Men Convicted of Gender-Based Violence in Ugandan Special Court Sessions

    Hundreds of Men Convicted of Gender-Based Violence in Ugandan Special Court Sessions

    By Gabrielle Deonath|June 18, 2019

    Known for widespread gender-based violence, the country is cracking down on crimes against females. Read more

  • Article: Mother Who Cut Her Daughter Is First Ever FGM Conviction in UK

    Mother Who Cut Her Daughter Is First Ever FGM Conviction in UK

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Feb. 1, 2019

    She faces up to 14 years in prison. Read more

  • Article: 7 Tragedies That Inspired Young People to Take Action

    7 Tragedies That Inspired Young People to Take Action

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 20, 2018

    From police brutality to climate change to government corruption. Read more

  • Article: The Infuriating Reason Men Say They Catcall Women on the Street

    The Infuriating Reason Men Say They Catcall Women on the Street

    By Phineas Rueckert|June 20, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Ugh. Read more

  • Article: Rape Survivor Now Comforts Other Syrian Refugee Sex Abuse Victims

    Rape Survivor Now Comforts Other Syrian Refugee Sex Abuse Victims

    June 12, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "My daughter was telling me, 'Please mom, for God's sake please take off your clothes." Read more

  • Article: 9 Reasons Why Dowries Are Horrible for Women

    9 Reasons Why Dowries Are Horrible for Women

    By Joe McCarthy|June 6, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    An ugly and corrosive system. Read more