A United Nations report reveals “heartbreaking” state-sponsored punishment for women who attempt to cross the border and are repatriated.
After sustained campaign on social media, Lahore school fires four male staff for sexually abusing students over the years.
The Philippine drug war has seen thousands of deaths at the hands of police. They leave behind countless women and children, whose collective trauma is far-reaching, and often overlooked.
‘Maybe I’d say I’m a feminist if I wasn’t in Korea, but there’s a certain stereotype and stigma that comes with the title here.’
Some are blurring women’s faces into oblivion, while others are completely cutting them out and replacing them with illustrations.
Parents bring girls as young as 3 months old to undergo the procedure that is known to cause sexual dysfunction, cysts, and birthing complications.
From climate rallies to pro-democracy movements, young people stood up across the region with a unified message: enough is enough.
As a woman who’s lived in Delhi for over a decade, I know that just having more women around on public transport can dramatically change the way women occupy public spaces that have been denied to them for generations.
The alleged failure by the US embassy and a UN agency to prevent abuses reflects systemic gaps in safeguarding mechanisms, that are common within local nonprofits in the developing world.
24-year-old Yukino Takanashi speaks to VICE about how she got into trucking and what it's like to work in a male-dominated industry.
Many are up in arms about a law that weakens anti-corruption initiatives, but that’s just the beginning.
Here’s why the sexism is not that surprising.