Rape & sexual abuse


International standards on rape & sexual abuse: click here

Get RSS feed of these results

Related stories and components

Story
25 January 2019

Australia: New report alleges Australian companies' involvement in human rights violations overseas

1 December 2018...

See full story

Report
23 January 2019

Pakistan: Human Rights Watch reveals 'unfair and abusive' labour practices in garment industry

Author: Human Rights Watch

"No Room to Bargain" Unfair and Abusive Labor Practices in Pakistan, 23 January 2019...

Read more

Article
22 January 2019

Canada: Human rights groups concerned about powers for long-delayed Ombudsperson for Responsible Enterprise

Author: Peter Mazereeuw, The Hill Times

"Human rights groups concerned about powers for long-delayed mining, textile ombudsman," 21 Jan 2019. Subscription only....

Read more

Article
20 January 2019

So.Africa: Study shows mining communities do not always benefit from mining activities

Author: Sibongile Mashaba, The Star, South Africa...

Read more

Article
18 January 2019

Gillette addresses toxic masculinity & gender-based violence in new advertisement

Author: Alexandra Topping, Kate Lyons & Matthew Weaver, The Guardian

"Gillette #MeToo razors ad on 'toxic masculinity' gets praise - and abuse," 15 Jan 2019...

Read more

Article
15 January 2019

Women human rights defenders opposing cos. face threats, harassment & sexual violence online & offline, research shows

Author: Bérengère Sim, openDemocracy 50.50

"Twitter threats, abuse, murder: what women face defending the environment", 10 Jan 2019...

Read more

Report
13 January 2019

UN special rapporteur calls on businesses to respect women human rights defenders

Author: Michel Forst, UN Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders

"Situation of women human rights defenders: Report of the Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders", 10 Jan 2019 [T]he present report is based on numerous discussions that the Special Rapporteur has had with women human right...

Read more

Article
13 January 2019

USA: 2018 report on state of human rights details violations of labour rights, access to water & free, prior & informed consent

Author: US Human Rights Network

In the United States this year...we have seen undeniable, egregious, and unapologetic violations of human rights... Illegal and immoral attempts to encroach on American Indian lands, territories, and the resources of Indigenous Peoples have always been...

Read more

Article
9 January 2019

India named among most dangerous countries for environmental journalists

Author: Kaamil Ahmed, Mongabay- India

"Journalists reporting on the environment faced increased dangers in 2018", 4 January 2019...

Read more

Article
8 January 2019

Front Line Defenders' new global analysis shows 77% of attacks connected to defense of land, environment & indigenous rights

Author: Front Line Defenders (Ireland)

"Global Analysis 2018", 07 Dec 2018...

Read more