APRIL IS SEXUAL ASSAULT AWARENESS MONTH
VAWnet News Blog
A college dean of students recently contacted NSVRC to purchase materials for training campus groups on sexual violence prevention, particularly interested in the book, Engaging Bystanders in Sexual Violence Prevention.
The article reports, “She became famous playing the role of ‘Pabha’, a poor young girl in love with a rich man in a long running hit television series here. But these days, Upeksha Suwarnamali is better known for her real-life role: A victim of domestic violence turned champion of abused women.”
The article reports, “Women are working hard to reshape attitudes toward women’s rights and domestic violence in Saudi Arabia. Downtown Riyadh is routinely choked with traffic and that is not a surprise in a city with no public transport system. Still, a close look at who is behind the wheel reveals one thing that sets Saudi Arabia apart: All the drivers are men.”