Institute for Justice and Democracy in Haiti

“Our Bodies Are Still Trembling”: Haitian Women Continue to Fight Against Rape (IJDH)

One Year Update
January 2011

One year after the devastating earthquake, the government of Haiti, the United Nations, and the international community have failed to effectively respond to gender-based violence against Haitian women and girls living in the sprawling network of internally displaced persons (IDP) camps blanketing Haiti’s capital, Port-au-Prince.

http://ijdh.org/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/1-Year-GBV-2011.pdf

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Institute for Justice & Democracy In Haiti
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Telephone: (617) 652-0876
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