“It’s important to be aware of what’s going on in the world and to think about how you can start to make a difference, even when you’re a kid.”
The gruesome rape and hanging of two teenage girls in the populous Uttar Pradesh state again proves how women have be
Zahra said a neighbor raped her in her home on Friday.
Four musical sisters are launching a campaign to raise awareness about violence against women.
NEW DELHI (WOMENSENEWS)--The alleged gang rape of a 32-year-old Muslim woman, associated with the predominantly Hindu
The stories of gang-rape, forced marriage and fathers being forced to rape their own daughters at gunpoint keep her a
The Khmer Rouge have been blamed for many horrors in Cambodia, but until relatively recently the regime's use of sexu
JUBA, 13 May 2014 (IRIN) - Sexual and gender-based violence might not be a new phenomenon in South Sudan, but the cur
Both parties in the war in South Sudan have used rape and extreme sexual violence resulting in the death of girls and
Northeast India comprises the contiguous Eight States—Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Na
A coalition of civil society groups, human rights activists and other good spirited Nigerians led by Women for Peace
Minister for Law and Justice Narahari Acharya today met women' rights activists, who are staging a sit-in protest at
An 18-year-old runaway named Amina agreed two weeks ago to leave the women's shelter in which she had taken refuge in