|Posted by Artemis on December 9, 2014 at 11:20 AM||comments (0)|
By Samantha Bresnahan, Sumnima Udas, and Ram Ramgopal, CNN
December 16, 2013 -- Updated 0222 GMT (1022 HKT)
Editor's note: The gang rape and murder of a 23-year-old woman in India one year ago has become a defining case...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Artemis on December 2, 2014 at 3:55 AM||comments (0)|
In parts of rural Nepal, women are forced to isolate themselves in huts or caves during their menstruation period.
Bijoyeta Das Last updated: 10 Feb 2014 10:02
The tradition puts ...Read Full Post »
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End Violence against Women
Look out for our new 2014 In Focus package coming this Thursday 20 November!
Vi...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Artemis on November 19, 2014 at 6:30 AM||comments (0)|
It's a man's world
Can perpetrators of violence against women play a role in preventing it and to what extent can early intervention help?
101 East Last Modified: 08 Mar 2013 19:35
Gang rape hit the headlines last year after the brutal attack of a woman on a bus in India’s capital, Delhi.
But new research suggests that gang rape is a wider ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Artemis on November 11, 2014 at 3:05 PM||comments (0)|
A crisis of masculinity needs to be addressed in order to see a reduction in sexual violence against women.
Last updated: 13 Aug 2014 13:34
Bina Shah is an award-winning Pakistani writer from Karachi. She is a contributing opinion w...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Artemis on November 5, 2014 at 8:05 AM||comments (0)|
Chief Executive of Paladin, author of DASH Risk Model and the book Policing Domestic Violence
Posted: 17/10/2014 17:21 BST Updated: 17/10/2014 17:59 BST
The consultation has just closed on whether the law should be strengthened on domestic abuse. I firmly believe ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Artemis on October 29, 2014 at 9:05 AM||comments (0)|
By Elizabeth Griffin
Editor's Note: The efforts of the YPJ are remarkable but Marie Claire does not condone the use of child soldiers in any capacity. This article has been edited to reflect that.
There's a group of 7,500 soldiers who have been fighting an incalculably dange...Read Full Post »
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16 Sep 2014
Sadly, not actually a sign of respect.
Tracy Moore at Jezebel wrote a post titled “What Forme...Read Full Post »
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August 1, 2014
Gauri van Gulik
While wars in Gaza, Syria, Iraq, and elsewhere grab the attention of the world, a different, everyday struggle rages in Europe: violence against women. One in three women in the European Union has experienced some form of physica...Read Full Post »