Bangladesh court sentenced five men to death yesterday for the 2012 gang-rape of a 15-year-old girl, amid growing public anger over rampant sexual violence.
Nobel Peace Prize laureates Nadia Murad and Denis Mukwege called Tuesday for justice for victims of sexual violence in conflict zones, as the UN Security Council approved a watered-down resolution largely stripped of substance by the United States and Russia.
Prime Minister Hun Sen today said that he will not have the constitution amended to allow for capital punishment against those found guilty of sexual violence against children after getting input from legal experts.
Prime Minister Hun Sen yesterday mulled capital punishment for those found guilty of sexual violence against children.
On Friday, 11th January, approximately 200 people gathered at the National Institute of Education Phnom Penh to watch the performance organised by the Amrita Performing Arts: “Breaking the Silence”.
Myanmar’s military assure of “harsh” action against perpetrators of sexual violence.
Hollywood star Angelina Jolie said on Wednesday she would work with the Nato military alliance to combat sexual violence.
Actress Angelina Jolie condemns sexual violence inflicted on Rohingya women in Myanmar’s Rakhine state.
The first international experts’ poll shows while the Egypt capital ranks worst for danger, Delhi and Sao Paulo are also at the bottom of the heap for sexual harassment and violence.