A push for progress in Chile in a case involving the murder of a young woman has resulted in her defenders facing prison time for “public damages."
The killing in Argentina of 18-year-old Úrsula Bahillo has prompted outrage around the country.
There is hope that the development could reduce gender-based violence and sexism in the South American nation.
"The Three Deaths of Marisela Escobedo" documents the tragic story of a mother whose mission to gain justice for her daughter ended up in her untimely demise.
There have been at least three suspected cases of gender-based violence in Canada since COVID-19 broke out, and crisis workers told VICE they expect the abuse to escalate.
“It feels weird. I left my house and there were hardly any women out. The streets feel vacant.”
Eduardo Arevalo allegedly strangled his sister, who was 8 months pregnant, after an argument.
A new report found that Indigenous and rural women have a much higher risk of being murdered.
A new project asks us to reflect on the domestic violence epidemic hiding in plain sight.
"The incredibly high number of femicides, rapes, and sexual exploitation—in conjunction with many other horrible things, it makes you want to collapse and cry. But it can also motivate you to actually do something."
In El Salvador, one of the most dangerous countries in the world for women and girls, specially trained judges make sure 'machismo' culture doesn't lead to impunity for abusers and murderers.