violence against women and girls - updates

Rappler's latest stories on violence against women and girls


UN, gov't agencies hold events, provide services for 2016 Women's Month

Mar 02, 2016 - 4:03 PM

This year s theme for the international observance is Planet 50 50 by 2030: Step It Up for Gender Equality

UN: 'Shocking' data on rape

Mar 18, 2013 - 1:15 PM

One in two men said they used physical or sexual violence against an intimate partner one in 4 reported having raped a woman and one in 25 admitted to having participated in gang rape