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Research, Analysis, Reports

“I Lost My Dignity”: Sexual and Gender-based Violence in the Syrian Arab Republic

Sexual and gender-based violence against women, girls, men, and boys has been a persistent issue in Syria since the uprising in 2011. Parties to the conflict resort to sexual violence as a tool to instil fear, humiliate and punish.
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Mar 8, 2018
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Research, Analysis, Reports

Progress of the World’s Women: In Pursuit of Justice

This report looks at how the legal system can play a positive role in women accessing their rights, citing cases that have changed women's lives both at a local and at times global level.
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Mar 26, 2011
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