Welcome to the 49th edition of The Pixel Project’s VAW e-News Digest! As usual, we bring you the latest and most relevant news related to violence against women and efforts at eradicating it from around the world.

In UK, law makers and enforcing officers continue to face problems with increase in reported cases of violence against women. Amongst them, the highlighted case were of family accused of abducting a young girl for forced marriage, whereas BBC Sue Roberts reported on the hidden world of female genital mutilation.

Meanwhile, India broke into a nationwide debate as gang of over 20 men that stripped, assaulted and molested a teenage girl outside a pub in Guwahati. The video of the incident was recorded which went viral in a couple of hours all over the internet.

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General Violence Against Women News

Domestic Violence

Rape and Sexual Assault

Female Genital Mutilation

Honour Killing and Forced Marriage

Human Trafficking/ Sex Trafficking