Denial, stigma and impunity PDF Print E-mail
Denial, stigma and impunity - An uphill climb to stop gender-based violence in Somalia. Five young women sat in the make-shift meeting "room" of the internally displaced persons (IDP) camp ready to talk to us about their experiences over the last two months as peer psycho-social counselors. They came from different IDP camps in the Bosasso area of Puntland, Somalia, and had attended UNIFEM's training workshops on providing assistance to victims of gender-based violence (GBV) and persons infected with HIV/AIDS. Read more...