News-Coffee9-150x150Welcome to the 95th edition of The Pixel Project’s VAW e-News Digest!

Shortly after the news of violence against women and sexual assault by Canadian celebrity radio host Jian Ghomeshi, rape allegations began to swirl around actor and comedian Bill Cosby, prompting cancellation of talk shows and the sharing of stories from rape survivors around the world on why they did not make reports.

In Ireland and the United Kingdom, the proposal to adopt the Swedish model of criminalising the purchase of sex ignites debate on whether it is effective against sex trafficking.

The United Nations pushes a new plan to eradicate female genital mutilation and assesses the possibility of involving men and boys in gender equality work in India and the world.

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Violence Against Women – General



Domestic Violence



Sexual Assault / Rape



Sex / Human Trafficking



Female Genital Mutilation



Honour Killing and Forced Marriages



Street / Sexual Harassment