News-Coffee9-150x150Welcome to the 65th edition of The Pixel Project’s VAW e-News Digest!

The film industry might be facing higher standards in regards to sexual violence in the United Kingdom. The updated policy by the British Board of Film Classification (BBFC) could have implications for films like the adaptation of Fifty Shades of Grey if sexual violence is made to look appealing.

The third Latin American Congress on Human Trafficking began its session in Bogota, Colombia on July 16, 2013. The three-day meeting has brought delegates from 15 countries including Costa Rica, Paraguay, El Salvador and Argentina to focus on rights and justice for the victims of this scourge, considered the third most lucrative illicit business in the world.

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Violence Against Women – General News

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Domestic Violence

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Rape & Sexual Assault

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Sex Trafficking

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Female Genital Mutilation

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Forced Marriage & Honour Killing

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Activism

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