They suffer from disease, chronic illness and complicated sexual and reproductive health concerns.
I reviewed post-war sexual violence reports between andof 23 armed actors in sub-Saharan Africa. They are often poorer, less able or likely to access education, training and opportunities.
Murad displays relentless courage as an author, human rights activist, and story teller. The burden Other forms of violence in wartime can linger in the bodies and psyches of men and women for a long time.
Did it mean that one Sikh could shed as much blood as lakh? Patterns of sexual violence in wartime are extraordinarily varied and complex.
One factor seems to be that easy access to weapons, lootable resources, and financing seems to make armed groups more organisationally incoherent.
After all, they and the women and men they champion need resources for health care, education and legal assistance and post-conflict reconstruction. So impunity has to end.
Analogy of the Mad Dog Someone asked Gandhiji what should be done with a mad dog?
The perpetrators have to investigated and prosecuted. Sexual violence can serve the purpose of humiliation, rewarding recruits, instilling fear or as a mechanism of ethnic cleansing.