Jul 11, 2018
Sexual abuse by members of organizations that provide relief to some of the world’s most vulnerable people has been more pervasive than recently reported.
Dec 7, 2017
Part II of this investigative series explores the ways organizations are combating violence against women and creating programs to help Syrian women living in Lebanon.
Dec 6, 2017
Syrian women and girls living in Lebanon face violence and sexual exploitation as they are used as a form of currency in military ventures.
May 5, 2017
In addition to his ruthless anti-drug policies, the Philippines president is known for undermining women, but they continue to defy him. (Pictured, Vice President Leni Robredo, a Duterte critic.)
May 4, 2017
The first installment of a two-part series investigates the brutality and rampant misogyny that the Philippines president has visited upon his country.
Apr 8, 2017
I thought graphic novels were kid stuff -- and there is no better book to prove me wrong than this turbulent memoir of a Vietnamese family.
Sep 24, 2016
Sexual violence is part of the price many women and girls fleeing their countries for Europe must pay. This crisis—notably dire for Africans—can be mitigated if refugee aid agencies give priority to specific female-centered measures.
Apr 12, 2016
The passage of a law that criminalizes sex buyers and decriminalizes those who are prostituted sends a powerful rebuke to Amnesty International, which has taken a misguided stance on an issue of human rights.
Sep 1, 2015
The abuse and sacrifice they experienced in World War II goes unheeded, while Western countries institutionalize sexual exploitation of women.