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Women of Color Against Violence "is a national activist organization
of radical feminists of color advancing a movement to end violence against
women of color and their communities through direct action, critical dialogue
and grassroots organizing."
International Center for Research on Women
Report: The US Department of State's Trafficking in Person's Report, June 2005
Domestic Violence Crisis Line is a national organization with an international
outreach for women and children suffering from abuse overseas.
Rights Watch World Report 2004 offers a series of analytical and reflective
essays on the theme of human rights and armed conflict. It particularly
deals with problems of sexual violence and failures in many countries
to provide women and girls with protection and redress.
The World Health Organization's Sexual Violence Research Initiative (SVRI) aims to create dialogue about rape, sexual violence and sexual torture through out the world, where it is used as a weapon of war and means of humiliation.
National Center for PTSD, Rape of Women in a War Zone Fact Sheet Describes traumatic effects of rape. The Center has other information on posted.
Women's Human Rights Resources from the Bora Laskin Law Library at the University of Toronto.
The Human Rights Databank is a source for information and articles concerning human rights issues.
"In about 85 percent of
cases, sexual assaults
occur between people
who know each other."
Source: Diana Russell,
The Prevalence and Incidence of
Forcible Rape and Attempted Rape of Females, Victimology: An International Journal 7, 1-4 (1983).