#Violence against women

  • Article: A Kenyan University Victim Blamed Women Who Were Raped on Campus

    A Kenyan University Victim Blamed Women Who Were Raped on Campus

    By Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 27, 2020

    Over 6,000 people signed a petition and refused to stand for it. Read more

  • Article: Despite New Global Commitments to Support Women’s Health, a $222B Gap Remains

    Despite New Global Commitments to Support Women’s Health, a $222B Gap Remains

    By Pia Gralki  and  Jacky Habib|Nov. 15, 2019

    The UN agency on sexual and reproductive health needs $222 billion more to meet its 2030 goals. Read more

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

    Hundreds of Women Sold as Brides Rescued in China

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 21, 2019

    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

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 20, 2019

    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|CHIME FOR CHANGE|June 20, 2017

    Ugh. Read more