We’ve published our video summary of our event at the recent Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict! Big thanks to George Elerick for creating it! Also see our posts here for more details and recommendations from our speakers.
12 June 2014 – The Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict was held in London from 10-13 June 2014. At the Summit, we hosted an event titled Justice for Widows in Conflict and After. Our speakers discussed the status of conflict widows in their countries and what actions need to be taken to improve the situation.
Jihan Ibrahim, Kurdish Women of Rojava Dear friends, I am delighted to be here and participate in this event but dismayed to have to share with you the suffering of Rojava’s Kurdish women in Syria. The use of rape and other forms of sexual violence in armed conflicts is one of the most brutal war […]