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December 04, 2009 | Refugees International | Tagged as: Myanmar
Imagine being sexually harassed each time you step out your front door. -  on the street, on the bus to work, at your job, on your way home.
December 03, 2009 | Melanie Teff | Tagged as: South Sudan, Sudan
Women’s groups in Khartoum are working together to push for reform of north Sudan’s criminal laws on rape and adultery.
December 02, 2009 | Jennifer Smith | Tagged as: DR Congo, United Nations, Humanitarian Response, Protection & Security
One woman from Ziralo groupement told RI she escaped after hearing gunshots outside her house. In the chaos, her family was scattered and left home with nothing.
November 30, 2009 | Dawn Calabia | Tagged as: Iraq
Many Iraqi women refugees, sheltered temporarily in Syria, bear the scars and trauma of extreme violence suffered in their homeland.
November 27, 2009 | Maureen Lynch | Tagged as: Statelessness
Dragana* was 16 years old and stateless.  Until last year she lived in a Roma settlement in the former Yugoslavia with an abusive man who referred to himself as her uncle.  She has no memory of her parents.