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GSP Recommends: Issue 32


GSP Recommends is a weekly round up of news, reports, recommended readings, videos and podcasts from our desk to yours. If you think something should be up here but isn’t, do write to us on info@gendersecurityproject.com with your recommendation and we will make sure to review it, engage with it, and add it up to one of our forthcoming lists.


Image: Lesotho women protesting violence against women at a National Women’s Day protest at National University of Lesotho. (Wikimedia Commons)

On our desk       

Rape as another pandemic (Read)

Reports and Studies   

HRC Report Shows that LGBTQ People are More Likely to be Victims of Interpersonal Violence (Read)

Violence Against Women Journalists – UN Special Rapporteur Violence Against Women Report to HRC 202 (Read)

Bending the Curve Towards Greater Gender Equality (Read)

Trafficking in Persons Report 2020 (Read)

UN Special Rapporteur on Preventing Violent Extremism – HRC Report – Gender (Read)   

News from around the world     



Cameroon & Region – Forced Child Marriages Increase Amidst COVID-19, Poverty, Internal Conflicts (Read)

Mexico: The Mexican men who want to end violence against women (Read)

Nigeria: She’s on the frontline of a rape epidemic. The pandemic has made her work more dangerous (Read

North Korea – New Film Tells the Story of North Korean War Orphans Sent to Europe (Read)

Peru – Historical Forced Sterilization of Indigenous Women of Peru (Read)

Watch and Listen         

Afghanistan: Peace or more pain? (Listen)

Nobel Women: When Feminists Rule the World (Listen

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