Demonstrators detained by police during a protest against the release of a juvenile rape convict in New Delhi Photo: REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
domenica 20 dicembre 2015
venerdì 18 dicembre 2015
The grip of slavery is strong and continuing to grow and approximately 75-80% of human trafficking and slavery is for sex. It is also estimated that 30,000 people die each year while being trafficked for sex from neglect, abuse, disease or torture.
mercoledì 16 dicembre 2015
In India, survivors of rape are often violated three times: once by the perpetrators of the crime, again when the police fail to take action on their behalf, and yet again, when they are shamed and shunned by their communities and families as unfit for marriage.
At night, vivid memories of sexual abuse haunt Smita Sharma’s dreams. During the day, they motivate her to document the stories of rape victims in India.