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Womens and Girls Rights

Safer Sooner Report

1,700 leaders. 843 organizations. 128 countries. It’s time to level the law for survivors worldwide. On February 20, 2020, the Every Woman Institute released its first-ever Safer Sooner Report. The Safer Sooner Report identifies gaps under current international systems in addressing and preventing violence against women and girls, and maps out a path to a world…

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Sexual violence amidst ethnic conflict December 2011, France © Association for Human Rights in Central Asia I. Introduction “How can I go on living?” was the question posed by almost every woman who suffered from sexual violence during the ethnic conflict in southern Kyrgyzstan. Dinara Chokotaeva Following the ousting of Kyrgyzstan’s president Kurmanbek Bakiyev on…

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