Finding your voice against sexual violence

Finding your voice against sexual violence

16/07/2014

At her presentation at TEDx Houses of Parliament, London, Meera Vijayann discussed the difficulties that young women like her face in India in accessing their rights or finding a voice against everyday sexual harassment.

Sexual violence: Breaking the silence

Sexual violence: Breaking the silence

25/06/2014

A few days ago, I read a piece that broke my heart. It wasn’t just a piece, this story, it was a living nightmare; a written record that we must work harder than ever before to bring an end to sexual violence.

FOCUS ON : Sexual Violence in Conflict

FOCUS ON : Sexual Violence in Conflict

10/06/2014

Sexual and gender-based violence perpetrated against women in conflict and in humanitarian settings has begun to be the focus of international attention, with efforts being made to prevent its occurrence, to respond to the survivors’ needs and to address impunity for those responsible.