Rwanda:"Marked for Death", rape survivors living with HIV/AIDS in Rwanda
In April 1994, Rwanda suffered one hundred days of violence, targeted at the Tutsi and moderate Hutu population. Sexual violence against women and girls constituted a central part of the genocidal strategy. This report discusses the repercussions of the violence in particular the spread and treatment of HIV/AIDS, medical care for survivors, and the prosecutions of suspected perpetrators of sexual violence.
Choose a language to view report
- Timor-Leste: UN CEDAW Committee urges authorities to ensure comprehensive reparations for victims of conflict related sexual violence
- Yemen: Huthi armed group must end crackdown on human rights defenders and NGOs
- El Salvador: Separated families, Broken Ties: Women imprisoned for obstetric emergencies and the impact on their families