sexual violence in conflict

At global summit, UN envoy Angelina Jolie calls for end to sexual violence in conflict

Hollywood actress, activist and United Nations Special Envoy Angelina Jolie today called for concerted action to end once and for all the use of rape and sexual violence as a weapon of war.

UN envoy calls on all parties in Syria conflict to cease acts of sexual violence

A senior United Nations official today called on all parties in the conflict in Syria to immediately cease all forms of sexual violence, as well as release abducted women and children.