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  1. HAITI: Haitian Rape Survivors Begin New Lives in Canada and the US

    There are no Haitians in the Montreal neighborhood where Lovely lives.

    Tuesday, July 1, 2014
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 416
  2. HAITI: Haiti PM Seeks Legislation to Protect Privacy of Rape Victims

    PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (sentinel.ht) - On Tuesday, Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe said he would be supporting the draf

    Wednesday, September 18, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 067
  3. Latin American and Caribbean Consultations on CSW57 in San Salvador: Opening Statement by Lakshmi Puri

    Opening Statement by Lakshmi Puri, Deputy Executive Director, UN Women, 11 February 2013 in San Salvador, El Salvador

    Monday, February 11, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 800
  4. LATIN AMERICA: Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Against Women is Widespread in 12 Latin American Countries

    A new report published by the Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO) in collaboration

    Thursday, January 17, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 742
  5. HAITI: Haiti, Three Years After the Earthquake: Empowering Women

    When a catastrophic earthquake struck Haiti on January 12, 2010 – killing more than 200,000 people and leaving

    Saturday, January 12, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 725
  6. HAITI: When 911 Isn't There: Inside Haiti's Rape Crisis Hotline

    It is hard for most foreigners to understand the poor state of Haiti's infrastructure.

    Thursday, July 26, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 280
  7. HAITI: Haitian Gender Specialists to be Trained by UWI

    As Haiti continues to rebuild itself from the 2010 earthquake that left it in ruins, the University of the West Indie

    Monday, July 23, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 279
  8. DOMINICAN REPUBLIC - Advocacy for Women Under Domestic Violence Must Work From 'Ground Up'

    (WNN/PI) Santa Domingo, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC: With Dominican Republic's national legislation against violence i

    Thursday, July 19, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 304
  9. CARIBBEAN: OAS and Chile Cooperate to Combat Violence Against Women in the Eastern Caribbean

    The Organization of American States (OAS) and the government of Chile have signed a letter of intent to strengthen ca

    Wednesday, May 9, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 043
  10. HAITI: Haitian Justice Sector Operators Trained to Combat Sexual and Gander Based Violence

    From March 7–9, the ABA Rule of Law Initiative (ABA ROLI)—in cooperation with the Haitian Ministry of Jus

    Wednesday, April 18, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 004
  11. JAMAICA: Forbes: Women in Jamaica

    International Women's Day was celebrated on March 8.

    Monday, March 12, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 903
  12. HAITI: Sophia Martelly Opened the National Forum of Haitian Women

    The First Lady of the Republic, Ms Sophia Martelly, officially opened yesterday Tuesday, the National Forum on the Is

    Wednesday, March 7, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 901
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  16. Haiti: Men Supporting Women's Rights

    Powerfully built with a livid scar across one cheek, Jacques is an unlikely looking women's rights defender.

    Sunday, November 20, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 501
  17. HAITI: Film: Haiti's Rape Survivors

    More than 18 months since the earthquake struck Haiti in January 2010, women and girls living in makeshift camps rema

    Wednesday, November 2, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 401
  18. HAITI: Haitian Women Learn to Read, Write and Speak Out

    The levels of literacy in Haiti are low, but among the most vulnerable groups living in camps they are even lower.

    Wednesday, October 5, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 276
  19. HAITI: Haitian camp populations decline, but residents still in need – UN official

    The number of internally displaced persons (IDPs) still in camps in Haiti after their homes were destroyed by last ye

    Monday, October 3, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 271
  20. BAHAMAS: Becoming more aware of violence against women

    Securing justice for women faced with violence was the focus of a seminar held by The Organization of Americans State

    Friday, September 30, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 265
  21. HAITI: Only Emergency Response System Dedicated to Rape and Sexual Violence in Haiti Launches

    In one year since CGI commitment, Digital Democracy has trained 150 women and built a database documenting over 400 c

    Wednesday, September 28, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 248
  22. HAITI: The Debating Chamber - Haiti: Now is The Time to Work on Gender Issues

    We all know that women and girls living in areas of armed conflict and disaster suffer the worst consequences of cris

    Monday, August 8, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 151
  23. INTERNATIONAL: Limit Arms Exports to Reduce Violence Against Women

    The availability of small arms increases sexual violence against women.

    Thursday, July 7, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 086
  24. INTERNATIONAL/IRAQ: The Word on Women - The Other Tahrir Square

    Last week, a group of twenty-five women who were demonstrating for peace and democracy in Baghdad's Tahrir Square

    Thursday, June 16, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 988
  25. HAITI: Haiti's Forgotten Rape Victims

    Wednesday, June 1, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 875
  26. HAITI: Open Source Database Helps Combat Sexual Violence in Haiti

    The UN recently reported that a staggering 50 percent of Haitian women and girls living in the displacement camps in

    Tuesday, April 5, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 553
  27. HAITI: An Epidemic of Rape for Haiti's Displaced

    Life after Haiti's earthquake has been especially difficult and dangerous for displaced women and girls.

    Sunday, April 3, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 532
  28. HAITI: Women Turn Spotlight on Haiti's Silent Rape Epidemic

    Some 14 months after Haiti's earthquake, activists say there is an ongoing epidemic of rape and gender-based violence

    Tuesday, March 29, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 479
  29. HAITI: Women Key to Haitian Rebuilding

    Voters in Haiti go to the polls on Sunday, March 20, 2011 to elect a new president and a new Parliament.

    Monday, March 7, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 361
  30. HAITI: Rape Flourishes in Haiti

    Nearly seven years ago, the soldiers who killed Halya Lagunesse's husband gang-raped the Haitian woman and her then-1

    Sunday, February 27, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 316
  31. HAITI: Rape Flourishes in Rubble of Haitian Earthquake

    Halya Lagunesse thought she knew despair.

    Friday, February 4, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 161
  32. HAITI: Small Measures Can Improve the Lives of Haitian Women

    Even before last year's earthquake, Haiti was one of the toughest places in the Western Hemisphere to be a woman.

    Sunday, January 16, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 060
  33. HAITI: Protect Haitian Women And Children From Sexual Violence – School Girl

    Ms Alexandra Cohen, an eighth grader from Montreal, Canada has made a passionate plea for effective measures to prote

    Thursday, January 13, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 006
  34. HAITI: Make Haiti Safe for girls

    Much Gazette coverage has been given this year to the devastation in Haiti following the earthquake, including most r

    Thursday, January 13, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 012
  35. HAITI: Haiti Women Vulnerable with Rape on the Rise

    PORT-AU-PRINCE - First, Maria Sonia Salon, 56, lost her husband to the earthquake one year ago that leveled much of h

    Tuesday, January 11, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 978
  36. HAITI: Rape Crisis for Haitian Women: Report

    A year after what little they had was shattered and torn, the women of Haiti are struggling against a new crisis &mda

    Friday, January 7, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 928
  37. HAITI: Sex Violence Against Haiti's Women on Rise

    Women and girls living in makeshift camps are at increased risk of rape and sexual violence in the aftermath of Haiti

    Thursday, January 6, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 904
  38. HAITI: Sexual Violence against Women Increasing

    Women and girls living in Haiti's makeshift camps face an increasing risk of rape and sexual violence, Amnesty Intern

    Thursday, January 6, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 926
  39. HAITI: Women Wonder if They'll Ever Feel Safe Again

    PORT-AU-PRINCE/NEW YORK, Jan 6, 2011 (IPS) - Up a rubble-strewn street, turn right past a crumbled house, and 60 men

    Thursday, January 6, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 941
  40. INTERNATIONAL/USA: A Vote to Help Women Around the World

    Two weeks ago, Natalie sat across from me in a crowded camp of displaced earthquake survivors in Port-au-Prince, wrap

    Thursday, December 2, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 708
  41. CARIBBEAN: Region Joins UN Campaign to End Violence Against Women

    Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today encouraged everyone in the Caribbean to get involved in the quest to end violence

    Monday, October 11, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 329
  42. HAITI: UN Launches Anti-Rape Campaign in Haiti

    The United Nations is launching a campaign to combat the rape of Haitian earthquake victims living in camps for the h

    Monday, September 13, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 106
  43. HAITI: The Plight of Haiti's Women Eight Months After the Earthquake Life in Camps is Rife with Sexual Violence

    Eight months after the catastrophic earthquake in Haiti, having no home is still not the hardest thing to bear.

    Wednesday, September 8, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 061
  44. HAITI: Women Fight Sexual Violence

    A small group of women in colorful shirts, jeans and skirts stand in a circle, singing and clapping.

    Wednesday, August 25, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 838
  45. HAITI: Haitian Women Live in Fear of Rape in Post-quake Camps

    Some are ambushed as they return from washing themselves or in their flimsy tents in the middle of the night, others

    Thursday, August 12, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 914
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  48. HAITI: Haitian Women's Organizations Make Their Voices Heard at UN Meeting

    On our first day in Haiti, grassroots women's organizations -- including our sister organization KOFAVIV -- stood up

    Wednesday, July 28, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 693
  49. HAITI: Rape a Part of Daily Life for Women in Haitian Relief Camps (Ms. Magazine blog)

    Even after the aftershocks of the devastating Jan. 12 quake subsided, women's bodies were still trembling in Haiti.

    Wednesday, July 28, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 747
  50. HAITI: Our Bodies Are Still Trembling: Haitian Women's Fight Against Rape

    More than six months after Port-au-Prince was leveled by the January 12 earthquake, hundreds of thousands of displace

    Tuesday, July 27, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 657

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