A major component of VAWA was the section that allowed victims of sexual assault or gender-based
crimes (violent acts against women, gays or lesbians) to sue in federal court for monetary damages.
When and why do these gender-based
neurological differences arise?
The bottom line today: unexamined assumptions and unasked gender-based
questions stand in the way of more complete knowledge.
persecution received widespread public attention there in the spring of 1991, when a Saudi Arabian who went by the name of Nada arrived at the Montreal airport and requested political asylum, claiming she had been persecuted because she is a woman.
Kathleen Blee's Women of the Klan: Racism and Gender in the 1920s is the first attempt to focus directly upon Klanswomen and understand the Klan and its symbols from a gender-based
Dr Abuom:The Thursdays in Black campaign is an ecumenical campaign that invites men and women, really all people of good will, to join in saying "no" and to stop the menace and the pandemic of sexual and gender-based
The South African justice system has been urged to do more to protect women who are victims of gender-based
violence and discriminatory laws.The call was made by Women, Youth and Persons with Disabilities Deputy Minister Hlengiwe Mkhize during a panel discussion at the Family Law Dialogue in Benoni on Saturday.
LAHORE -- Punjab Police Inspector General Arif Nawaz Khan has directed his department to prepare a feasibility report for establishing specialized units to control gender-based
crimes in the province.
In the report the Commission noted with concern the lack of adequate infrastructure and shelter to support victims of gender-based
A key component of the judicial reforms is the setting up of special courts to deal with gender-based
violence and juvenile cases.
Akpoborie expressed the displeasure on Friday at a 'Stakeholders Dialogue on Amplifying Women Voices Against Gender-Based
Violence' in Warri.
Thousands of women and girls in Ituri Province have been subjected to gender-based
violence, as have women and girls in conflict-affected North Kivu and South Kivu.