White House Reverses Policy on Campus Sex Assaults

Women’s rights groups say change will discourage reports The Trump administration on Friday scrapped Obama-era guidance on investigating campus sexual assault, replacing it with new instructions that allow universities to require higher standards of evidence when handling complaints, the APreports. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos has said that President Obama’s policy had been unfairly skewed against...

Women rights body calls for break of cultural barriers to fight GBV

A women’s rights promotion body, Reseau des Femmes, has called on policymakers to develop a framework that can help entrench values in girls and boys at early age to ensure they are shaped into future generation that is respectful of gender and women’s rights. Source: Women rights body calls for break of cultural barriers...