If you have been following the news from Asia in the past few days, you may have heard of the latest act of violence against women that has horrified India: 2 teen age girls abducted, raped and then
Dec 09, 2013 from Nigeria
All babies are beautiful and so are you my lovely daughter.
When I held you in my arms for the first time, I said to myself, ‘she is beautiful and loved’.
Dec 10, 2012 from Nigeria
I have listened to and intervened in many cases involving Violence against women both at work and at home.
Sep 12, 2012 from Sri Lanka
Women gathered to protest against the current spate of incidents of violence against women and children in Sri Lanka. The protest was organised by Women for Women.
India is in the middle of the wedding season which goes on till the end of March. Here's an online photo-exhibition on the beautiful brides of India.
Most people assume that the gender ratio difference at birth in India is owning to sex-selected abortion. However, I have been arguing that that is not so.
She is there
Bound in a tear drop
Hidden behind the black eye
Beneath the shame
Amidst the silent screams
Intertwined in the excuses and apologies
Nov 25, 2011 from United States
Every day, 24 hours a day, 365 days out of the year. Far too many women around the world live under constant threat of violence.
Oct 14, 2011 from Armenia
After 1 year of struggle and constant monitoring and awareness raising, the Women's groups and the coalition to stop violence against women in Armenia witnessed finally their first victory.