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Is Egypt finally reckoning with sexual assault?

im体育官网The fight against sexual violence has reached a tipping point in Egypt, as more women take to social media to detail sexual assaults they say they have endured.

Is Egypt finally reckoning with sexual assault?

Women's Rights

'His steel toed boot plunged into my ribs'

I refused help, but people who reached out helped me see what I could not: I did not deserve a life of fists and fear.

Seven attempts: What it takes to leave an abuser

AJ Impact

US firms urged to set targets to get Black women in top jobs

Black women make up 7.4% of the population, but hold just 1.4% of executive positions in the US, LeanIn.Org says.

US firms urged to set targets to get Black women in top jobs

Podcast

A network of abuse against Irish women

The Take takes a deep dive into a documentary that exposed the disturbing fate of thousands of babies born to Irish unmarried mothers.

A network of abuse against Irish women

AJ IMPACT

Where are all the women leaders?

Kamala Harris makes history as US vice presidential candidate, but barriers remain for women in power around the world.

Where are all the women leaders?

Africa

In South Africa, a woman is killed every three hours

The fight to stop gender-based violence shines the light on what is described as South Africa's 'other pandemic'.

Turkey

Thousands rally in Turkey to demand end of violence against women

im体育官网Women in several cities call government to not withdraw from landmark treaty key to combating rising domestic violence.

Thousands rally in Turkey to demand end of violence against women

Podcast

Fighting rape culture in Sierra Leone

Husband Schools in Sierra Leone are taking on domestic violence by teaching men about women's health and gender issues.

Fighting rape culture in Sierra Leone

Women

Hundreds of Peru women, girls gone missing during virus lockdown

At least 1,200 disappearances reported across Latin American country since the start of coronavirus pandemic in March.

Hundreds of Peru women, girls gone missing during virus lockdown

Women

Bangladesh university turning women garment workers into leaders

Special programme aims to inspire female workers to become leaders and boost women's rights across industries.

Bangladesh university turning women garment workers into leaders

AJ IMPACT

US COVID: child care closures disproportionally affect women

im体育官网A survey found that 13 percent of working parents had to resign or reduce work hours because of a lack of child care.

US COVID: child care closures disproportionally affect women

Opinion

African women face two pandemics

African states have failed to protect women and children from violence amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Rosebell Kagumire

by Rosebell Kagumire
- Vivian Ouya

Rosebell Kagumire

Poland

Poland to withdraw from treaty on violence against women

im体育官网Polish justice minister says European treaty 'contains elements of an ideological nature, which we find harmful'.

Poland to withdraw from treaty on violence against women

Women's Rights

Protests in Turkey over brutal murder of young woman

Women hit the streets and take to social media after ex-partner reportedly confesses to killing Pinar Gultekin, 27.

Protests in Turkey over brutal murder of young woman

Arts & Culture

Netflix show on India's arranged marriages triggers online debate

im体育官网Indian Matchmaking shows picky individuals with a long list of demands that centre around caste, height and skin colour.

Netflix show on India's arranged marriages triggers online debate