World News Digest

'I almost drank Rattex,' says abuse survivor at shelter funding picket

23 July 2019

The women and a handful of men, carrying banners and umbrellas bearing anti-gender violence messages, were demanding that shelters be given ...

Halima's Story: With water, life is better

23 July 2019

Moreover, fetching water far away from home also generated gender-based violence concerns for women. No one can survive without water, we no ...

Polito lauded for convening dynamic group on teen healthy relationships (Letters)

23 July 2019

The panel discussion hosted by Lieutenant Governor Karyn Polito in Springfield last ... an essential component in preventing gender-based violence.

Somali kids recruited by rebels receive schooling

23 July 2019

Non-governmental organisations – Education Cannot Wait and Save the ... Girls are especially at risk for gender-based violence and early marriage.

Not just toxic masculinity: Militarism also feeds gender-based violence

23 July 2019

Palestinian women cross the Qalandiya checkpoint outside Ramallah, West Bank, into Jerusalem to attend the first Friday of Ramadan prayers in the ...