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Levels of Violence Against Women and Girls in South Sudan Among The Highest in the World Reveals Groundbreaking Study | International Rescue Committee (IRC)

Armed conflict and displacement intensifies violence perpetrated against women and girls in South Sudan. Up to 33% of the women surveyed had experienced sexual violence from a non-partner, with many incidents directly related to a raid or displacement.
publication date: 
Nov 29, 2017
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Sudan

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Gender-Based Violence and Justice in Conflict and Post-Conflict Areas

This article aims to provide a brief overview of GBV in conflict and post-conflict settings, with a particular focus on recent international standard-setting developments and the continuing challenges of impunity and inadequate services for GBV victims.
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Jul 24, 2011
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