A new UN women’s report confirms an alarming increase in violence against women during the Covid-19 pandemic, and its impact on their mental health and safety.
A report, focusing on 18 countries where the UN said it has obtained verified information, lists 52 parties “credibly suspected” of responsibility “for patterns of rape or other forms of sexual violence” in conflicts.
A new report reveals the terrifying extent of violence against women around the globe, which has only gotten worse with the pandemic.
The pandemic confined millions of people to their abodes and for many, the confinement exposed them to a different kind of risk.
Recent reports show the persistence of child marriage in these countries, enabled by laws and institutions. Why does this remain an issue?
Nobel Peace Prize laureate Nadia Murad says the pandemic has increased the risk of exploitation and brutality against those most vulnerable.
Police fire teargas, rubber bullets in capital Windhoek during third day of nationwide demonstrations against gender-based violence.
Pinar Gultekin's death has evoked outrage on social media after news reports that the young economics student's body was found strangled to death in a forest area after she went missing five days ago.
The suit, filed at the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)'s offices in the Netherlands, was the first of its kind to target a multinational company, the plaintiffs said.
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