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Liberia bans female genital mutilation - but only for a year

Category: Gender in the world 

2018-01-26

The ban makes it an offence to perform FGM on anyone under 18 but it can still be carried out on adults with their consent

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Michelle Obama to visit Africa to highlight girls' education

Category: Gender in the world 

Isma'il Kushkush
2016-06-27

Trip by US first lady and her daughters will include visits to Morocco and Liberia, and focus on teenage girls

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U.N. peacekeepers reportedly paid 13-year old girls for sex

Category: Gender based violence 

2016-01-13

An investigation revealed that at least four UN peacekeepers have been accused of paying girls as young as 13 for sex in a camp for the internally displaced in the Central African Republic

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Ritual killings, witch trials go unpunished in Liberia - U.N.

Category: Gender based violence 

Kieran Guilbert
2015-12-21

Liberia must tackle a widespread culture of impunity for perpetrators of ritual killings and trials of ordeal and put its human rights obligations before such traditional practices

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Liberian wins Children's Peace Prize for defending victims of violence, rape

Category: Gender in the world 

Kieran Guilbert
2015-11-10

A Liberian teenager was awarded a prestigious international prize for his role in fighting for justice for child victims of physical and sexual violence in the West African country

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Women, Peace and Security on international agenda

Category: Exclusive 

Salome Modebadze

2015-11-02

International Training Proggramme: UNSCR 1325 Women, Peace and Security united representatives of Georgia, Liberia, South Sudan, Democratic Republic of Congo and Columbia

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Nobel laureate Leymah Gbowee urges American women to take action

Category: Gender in the world 

2015-10-06

“It’s not enough that they sit in their living rooms and complain about what they see on TV. It’s time for them to challenge their lawmakers and their politicians”

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Stop protecting peacekeepers who rape, Ban Ki-moon tells UN member states

Category: Gender based violence 

2015-09-18

The UN secretary general has called on countries whose soldiers are responsible for rape and sexual exploitation on peacekeeping missions to stop covering for their crimes

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United Nations peacekeepers commonly pay for sex - U.N. study

Category: Gender based violence 

Michelle Nichols
2015-06-12

The OIOS draft said 480 allegations of sexual exploitation and abuse had been made between 2008 and 2013, of which one-third involved children

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UN aid worker suspended for leaking report on child abuse by French troops

Category: Gender based violence 

2015-04-30

Anders Kompass said to have passed confidential document to French authorities because of UN’s failure to stop abuse of children in Central African Republic

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