#violence

  • Article: Violence, Fraud, and Sexism Block Nigerian Women From Voting
    Girls & Women

    Violence, Fraud, and Sexism Block Nigerian Women From Voting

    Feb. 15, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Women were attacked and forced to forfeit their spots in line to men at the polls last year. Read more

  • Article: Countries Are Losing Up to $13 Billion a Year as People Flee War and Disaster
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    Countries Are Losing Up to $13 Billion a Year as People Flee War and Disaster

    Feb. 14, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    One-fifth of the Central African Republic's 4.5 million population has fled their homes since 2013. Read more

  • Article: Drugs and Violence Threaten Rohingya Men in the World's Largest Refugee Camp
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    Drugs and Violence Threaten Rohingya Men in the World's Largest Refugee Camp

    Feb. 8, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Having inadequate services for teens leaves them vulnerable to human trafficking and exploitation. Read more

  • Article: Poverty Is Forcing More Refugee Girls to Become Child Brides
    Girls & Women

    Poverty Is Forcing More Refugee Girls to Become Child Brides

    March 16, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "I regret that I got married. Girls my age are now studying. I am totally destroyed." Read more

  • Article: Girls Suffer Genital Cutting in India Despite the Government's Denials, Activists Say
    Girls & Women

    Girls Suffer Genital Cutting in India Despite the Government's Denials, Activists Say

    Jan. 4, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    FGM is practiced by the close-knit Dawoodi Bohra community, female members say. Read more

  • Article: From Acid Attack to Fashion Week: How One Victim Is Fighting Back
    Girls & Women

    From Acid Attack to Fashion Week: How One Victim Is Fighting Back

    By Garima Bakshi|July 20, 2016|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Everything you need to know about revenge-based acid attacks. Read more

  • Article: How Can Social Norms Help Prevent Gender-Based Violence?
    Girls & Women

    How Can Social Norms Help Prevent Gender-Based Violence?

    July 18, 2016|Johnson & Johnson

    Gender-based violence needs to end. Read more

  • Video: Life as a classroom in Syria
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    Life as a classroom in Syria

    March 15, 2016|World Vision

    This chilling video depicts a reality faced by too many children. Read more