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Syria - armed conflicts

Sexual and Gender-based Violence in the Syrian Arab Republic | UN OHCHR

08/03/2018Studies, Analyses, Reports
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. In this paper, the Inquiry Commission mentions that there were...
Global - armed conflicts

Femicide Volume 3: Targeting of Women in Conflict | ACUNS Vienna

01/03/2015Studies, Analyses, Reports
  This is the third volume of the ACUNS Femicide series with a focus on sexual violence in conflict.
Global - armed conflicts

Femicide Volume 5: Conflict and Terrorism | ACUNS Vienna

01/01/2016Studies, Analyses, Reports
In this volume, we are looking at the latest developments on violence against women in conflict and at terrorist groups targeting women and girls.