Essays about: "Sexual violence"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 165 essays containing the words Sexual violence.

  1. 1. Examining the Ubiquitousness of Conflict-Related Sexual Violence in Territorial Conflicts A quantitive study on how territorial conflicts are related to rebel perpetrated conflict-related sexual violence and rebel groups funding natural resources

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Emelie Andersin; [2020-05-12]
    Keywords : civil conflict; conflict-related sexual violence; wartime rape; territorial conflict; rebel groups; financing natural resources;

    Abstract : This study explores how territorial conflicts are related to rebel perpetrated conflict-related sexual violence and if rebel groups funded by natural resources exacerbates that relationship. Prior research has explored how rebel groups funded by natural resources is related to rebel perpetrated conflict-related sexual violence (CRSV). READ MORE

  2. 2. Invisible Victims of Sexual Violence : -A Minor Field Study on women and girls with disabilities in Cape Town, South Africa.

    University essay from Enskilda Högskolan Stockholm/Högskolan för mänskliga rättigheter

    Author : Felicia Häggstrand; [2020]
    Keywords : Human Rights; Disability; Sexual Violence; Vulnerability; South Africa;

    Abstract : To live a life protected from exploitation, violence, and abuse is a fundamental human right. However, this seems to be a difficult human right to fulfill, at least for women and girls living with disabilities. READ MORE

  3. 3. Framing sexual assault in Japan Ardent or apathetic?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Centrum för öst- och sydöstasienstudier

    Author : Maria Meincke; [2020]
    Keywords : News media; Media framing; News framing; Framing analysis; Sexual assault; Sexual violence; Social movements; #MeToo; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : In September 2017, freelance journalist Shiori Itō filed a lawsuit against the prominent TV reporter Noriyuki Yamaguchi for sexual assault. The somewhat obscure investigative and legal handling of the case prompted notable international media coverage, however domestic coverage has been comparatively scarce and apathetic. READ MORE

  4. 4. #MeToo, Men’s Sexual Violence against Women and the Chilling Effect of Defamation Lawsuits: A Feminist Critique of the Swedish Criminal Justice System

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Lovisa Damström; [2020]
    Keywords : #MeToo; Men s Sexual Violence against Women; Defamation; Swedish Criminal Justice; Feminist Critique; Freedom of Expression; International Human Rights Law; Women s Rights; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : #MeToo became in 2017 a strong and successful movement in Sweden where women exercised their freedom of expression to question structural injustice and men’s sexual violence against women. The movement broke the silence and stigma about being victim of men’s sexual violence and helped fight impunity. READ MORE

  5. 5. Association between women's level of education and their experience of intimate partner violence in Nigeria : A cross-sectional study

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kvinnors och barns hälsa

    Author : Dorcas Ngao Loembe; [2020]
    Keywords : women’s level of education; intimate partner violence; physical IPV; emotional IPV; sexual IPV; Nigeria;

    Abstract : Intimate partner violence is the most prevalent category of violence that women are experiencing and, globally, 30% of women are estimated to have suffered physical, emotional, or sexual IPV. Nigeria lacks clear anti-IPV legislation, and the proportion of IPV has received widespread attention from a human rights perspective. READ MORE