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IOM and UNODA join UN Action

The Office of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General on Sexual Violence in Conflict (OSRSG-SVC) is proud to announce that the International Organization for Migration (IOM) and the United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs (UNODA) have joined the United Nations Action Against Sexual Violence in Conflict (UN Action), a network uniting the work of 14 UN entities [...]

2019-07-23T14:26:02-04:00Tuesday, 23 July 2019|

Statement of South Sudan Council of Churches (SSCC) denouncing stigmatization of survivors of conflict-related sexual violence in South Sudan

Full Statement: On the occasion of 19 th June, the International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict, the importance of the position of survivors of sexual violence during the conflict in South Sudan, the South Sudan Council of Churches (SSCC) hereby issues Statement of the Council denouncing stigmatization of survivors of [...]

2019-07-18T12:48:55-04:00Friday, 21 June 2019|

Call for Papers: Justice and Accountability for Sexual Violence in Conflict.

The UN Team of Experts on the Rule of Law and Sexual Violence in Conflict and the Journal of International Criminal Justice are inviting your submissions for an upcoming publication:  https://bit.ly/2Jl3yNh #CRSV #EndRapeInWar

2019-03-25T13:19:13-04:00Tuesday, 19 March 2019|

Escaping from ISIL, a Yazidi sexual violence survivor rebuilds her life

By Géraldine Boezio, 10 July 2018 After the rise of the so-called Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL)/Da’esh in 2014, the Government and people of Iraq have suffered from the impact of one the decade’s worst conflicts, which involved the widespread commission of violations of international law by the terrorist group, including conflict-related [...]

2019-03-31T14:31:38-04:00Tuesday, 10 July 2018|