Top 10 Alarming Facts About How Domestic Violence Impacts Kids
Gambia: EU Charge d'Afffaires Speaks On VioLence Against Women -
Interview With Madam Agnes Guillaud, EU Charge d’Affaires to the Gambia on EU’s Approach to Violence Against Women (Madam Agnes Guillaud, an agronomist by training, was born in Morocco by French parents.)
Gambia: FGM Affects 140 Million Girls and Women -
The Executive Director of The Gambia Committee on Traditional Practices affecting The Health of Women and Children (GAMCOTRAP), Dr. Isatou Touray called on people to do away with Female Genital Mutilation on the event marking International Zero Tolerance to FGM held on 6 February 2012.
Push means jail time for domestic abuse -
CHATTANOOGA — Part of a Gov. Bill Haslam’s major public safety overhaul would put wife beaters in jail and charge higher fines for the abuse.
INDIA: Woman brutally tortured and raped by police while in custody in West Bengal -
INDIA: Investigate the case of custodial rape and torture by the Hariharpara police in Murshidabad of West Bengal
Name of victim: In order to prevent social victimization of the victims involved in sexual offences The AHRC takes the stand of non-disclosure of the Identity of the victim.
Names of alleged perpetrators: The inspector and other police officers on duty on 29 and 30 November Hariharpara police stations Murshidabad District West Bengal.
Date of incident: 29 and 30 November 2011
Place of incident: In the house of the victim and under the custody of the Hariharpara police of Murshidabad District in West Bengal
Carson City DA meets with Nevada's congressional delegation in Washington D.C. -
Carson City District Attorney Neil Rombardo met with Senator Harry Reid, Senator Dean Heller, Representative Shelly Berkeley, and Representative Joe Heck on Capitol Hill today to urge continued support of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) and Fight Crime and Invest in Kids, an anti-crime organization dedicated to early childhood crime prevention.