A lawsuit seeks protective orders even when queer couples don’t live together.
Research reports based on community-led study in Zimbabwe, Botswana, Zambia, South Africa, Lesotho, Ethiopia, Kenya, eSwatini (Swaziland), and Malawi
A Rainbow Community Kampuchea report on Wednesday noted that more than 80 percent of lesbians, bisexuals and transgenders in the Kingdom suffer emotional violence from their family members.
Thousands of survivors fleeing abusive and violent relationships will receive greater protection thanks to a new package of support.
Here’s one area where North Carolina stands alone: It’s the only state in the country that won’t let people in same-sex dating relationships get a domestic violence protective order.
Campaigners praise force for highlighting issue, with most victims taking up support
HIV prevention strategies need to be more sophisticated and should incorporate IPV screening followed by effective intervention.
"There's a misconception of homophobia by police which can prevent people from coming and reporting."
Close to 100 people took part in a national conference this week in Beijing to examine the current state of gender-based violence in schools and families in China, exchange best practices and strategies, and propose policy recommendations to be taken forward with the government.
Sexual violence affects every demographic and every community – including lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) people.
IPV-Intimate partner violence is domestic violence by a spouse or partner in an intimate relationship against the other spouse or partner. Intimate violence can take a number of forms including physical, verbal, emotional, economic and sexual abuse.
Ray Tanaka’s high-pitched giggle is infectious. Yet the 51-year-old bears visible signs of less humorous times.