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  1. Article: Kenya’s Sex Workers Leading the Fight Against HIV
    Health

    Kenya’s Sex Workers Leading the Fight Against HIV

    July 19, 2017|News Deeply

    "My parents died with HIV so I didn’t have anywhere to go." Read more

  2. Article: South Africa Repeals Statute of Limitations on Sexual Offenses
    Girls & Women

    South Africa Repeals Statute of Limitations on Sexual Offenses

    June 29, 2017|News Deeply and CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Until recently, South Africans faced a limit of 20 years to report sexual offenses. Read more

  3. Article: Here's Why It's Hard For Women in South Sudan to Work in the Media
    Girls & Women

    Here's Why It's Hard For Women in South Sudan to Work in the Media

    June 29, 2017|News Deeply

    Getting a promotion once inside is near impossible, say media organizations in Sudan. Read more

  4. Article: The Only Female Horsewhip Maker in Kyrgyzstan Is Also One of the Best
    Girls & Women

    The Only Female Horsewhip Maker in Kyrgyzstan Is Also One of the Best

    June 28, 2017|News Deeply

    She's breaking barriers. Read more

  5. Article: Meet India's Martial Arts-Trained Female Police Force
    Girls & Women

    Meet India's Martial Arts-Trained Female Police Force

    June 28, 2017|News Deeply

    They are trained in stopping street harassment. Read more

  6. Article: On Lake Victoria, Women Fishers Lose Livelihood to Police Harassment
    Girls & Women

    On Lake Victoria, Women Fishers Lose Livelihood to Police Harassment

    June 28, 2017|News Deeply

    Conflict with Ugandan authorities has stripped them of their hard-earned savings. Read more

  7. Article: Black-Market Baby Trade Flourishes in India After Adoption Law Reform
    Citizenship

    Black-Market Baby Trade Flourishes in India After Adoption Law Reform

    June 20, 2017|News Deeply

    Tough laws and long waits to adopt often mean prospective parents unknowingly turn to illegal trade. Read more

  8. Article: Women Are Fighting Against Sexual Assault in South Sudan
    Girls & Women

    Women Are Fighting Against Sexual Assault in South Sudan

    June 20, 2017|News Deeply and CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Once known as a pocket of peace in South Sudan, it now has a high rate of sexual assaults on women. Read more

  9. Article: Rohingya Women Traumatized and Stateless After Mass Sexual Violence
    Girls & Women

    Rohingya Women Traumatized and Stateless After Mass Sexual Violence

    June 13, 2017|News Deeply

    UN investigator talked to survivors of sexual violence perpetrated by Myanmar's military. Read more

  10. Article: The Life and Death of One of Syria’s Most Beloved Minesweepers
    Citizenship

    The Life and Death of One of Syria’s Most Beloved Minesweepers

    June 12, 2017|News Deeply

    The 60-year-old destroyed roughly 3,500 mines before one took his life. Read more

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