Sexual Violence

Angelina Jolie condemns sexual violence against Rohingya

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 - 08:52 GMT

Angelina Jolie has condemned sexual violence inflicted on Rohingya women in Myanmar's Rakhine State, forcing exdos of over 600,000 refugees.

Jordan scraps 'marry your rapist' law - activists

Tue, 01 Aug 2017 - 07:25 GMT

Jordanian lawmakers have voted to abolish a law that lets rapists off the hook if they marry their victims, rights campaigners said on Tuesday.

National Council for Women responds to harassment during Eid

Sun, 25 Jun 2017 - 09:26 GMT

National Council for Women will run an operations room administered by the Women’s Complaints Office to receive complaints of harassment and offer legal aid for women during Eid.