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Coroner to deliver findings in long-running Arlene Arkinson inquest

Belfast Telegraph 21 Jul 2021
Arlene Arkinson, 15, from the village of Castlederg in Co Tyrone, disappeared in August 1994 following a night out. Arlene went missing after attending a disco at Bundoran in Co Donegal in the Irish Republic ... PA. / ... The jury was not told the predator, originally from County Laois in the Republic, had a history of sexual violence ... Enter email address ... PA.
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‘Gender equality’ must accept men and women are different

Belfast Telegraph 19 Jul 2021
Yes, Josepha Madigan, the Republic’s Minister of State for Special Education, was brave and right to disclose she had been a victim of sexual assault and to point out that so many women shared the same experience ... And yet, the takeaway message from all of this — for me — is that it is evidence the sexual revolution has failed to change human nature.
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Migration and Covid deaths depriving poorest nations of health workers

The Observer 19 Jul 2021
“And how we guarantee that workplaces are free from discrimination, violence, sexual exploitation and abuse.”. As governments – including those of Mexico, Pakistan, the Democratic Republic of Congo and Liberia – commit to the gender policy initiative, Dhatt said that millions of ...
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Sex with 12-year-old is legal in the Philippines

The Manila Times 17 Jul 2021
Almost no one nowadays, however, will agree that a 12-year-old or even a 16-year-old child can give full consent to a sexual relationship with an older man, and few judges would acquit the accused citing Republic Act (RA) 7610 ... It is vital to raise this age to protect children from being forced to say they gave consent to sexual abuse.
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It takes a whole village: the need of a multiple approach to assist survivors of sexual violence

Business Ghana 16 Jul 2021
Salamabila is a city of 71,000 inhabitants in the mining region of the province of Maniema, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). The prevalence of sexual violence is alarming ... With proper care and medication, it is possible to avoid sexually transmitted and other diseases as well as unwanted pregnancy.
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Congo-Kinshasa: Sexual Violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo

All Africa 16 Jul 2021
Year after year, Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) teams are first-hand witnesses of the scale and impact of sexual violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) ....
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Sexual Violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo: The critical need for a comprehensive response to address the needs of survivors

Reliefweb 15 Jul 2021
In a new report, Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) warns of the lack of support available for survivors of sexual violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) ... The data collected by MSF in 2020 shows a worrying picture of the physical and psychological state of patients treated for sexual violence.
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Women, girls face ’devastating’ challenges in CAR’s refugee camps

Independent online (SA) 13 Jul 2021
Women and girls in the war-torn Central African Republic (CAR) face “devastating” challenges including serious barriers to healthcare and food, as well as sexual violence, which is used as a weapon of war, the United Nations Population Fund (UNPFA) has said ... sexual violence.
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WeChat deletion of LGBT social media accounts spurs concern about human rights, censorship

Jurist 10 Jul 2021
... sexual orientation and gender identity “conversion therapy” and other treatments. While LGBTIQ relationships are no longer illegal in China, the Constitution of the People’s Republic of China is silent on the matter human rights based on of sexual orientation.
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Republic’s ambulances on standby as NI service stretched to limit

Belfast Telegraph 10 Jul 2021
The NIAS counterpart in the Republic – the National Ambulance Service (NAS) – is also on standby to provide support in Northern Ireland ... NI ambulance staff were sexually assaulted and attacked with weapons in the last year. A spokesperson for the Republic’s Health Service Executive (HSE) confirmed the situation, saying.
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Human Rights Council holds separate interactive dialogues on the situation of human rights in Ukraine and in the Central African Republic

Reliefweb 09 Jul 2021
Expressing concern about allegations of sexual violence perpetrated by ... Sexual allegations against blue helmets meant that the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilisation Mission in the Central African Republic had to redouble its efforts to investigate such offences.
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Don’t phone 999 unless its urgent, warns Ambulance Service as operations under ‘extreme pressure’ ahead of bank holiday

Belfast Telegraph 09 Jul 2021
The NIAS counterpart in the Republic – the National Ambulance Service (NAS) – is also on standby to provide support in Northern Ireland ... NI ambulance staff were sexually assaulted and attacked with weapons in the last year. A spokesperson for the Republic’s Health Service Executive (HSE) confirmed the situation, saying.
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Don’t phone 999 unless its urgent, warns Ambulance Service as operations are under ‘extreme pressure’ ahead of bank holiday

Belfast Telegraph 09 Jul 2021
The NIAS counterpart in the Republic – the National Ambulance Service (NAS) – is also on standby to provide support in Northern Ireland ... NI ambulance staff were sexually assaulted and attacked with weapons in the last year. A spokesperson for the Republic’s Health Service Executive (HSE) confirmed the situation, saying.
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