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New York: Whether at home, at work, in the streets or even online, women and girls across the world remain highly vulnerable to gender-based violence, something which the COVID-19 pandemic has only magnified, six senior UN women leaders said on Thursday. more
‘Bodyright’ campaign launched, to end rise in gender-based violence online

New York: Corporate logos and Intellectual Property (IP) receive “greater protection online than we do as human beings”, the UN’s women’s health agency that works ...

‘We want justice for these girls’: the Kenyan helpline for victims of gender violence

New York: Around four million girls worldwide suffer female genital mutilation every year. Although it is forbidden in Kenya, COVID-19 has led some families to revive itthe traditional pr ...

Kolkata: US Consulate holds a workshop on Gender-based violence

Kolkata, February 13 (Just Earth News): Indian students learned how to use art to raise awareness against gender-based violence (GBV), interacted virtually with US university students and mo ...