Adolescent girls

15-year Battle for Justice for Ethiopian Rape Victim (CNN)

3/10/2016 -- CNN -- "15-year Battle for Justice for Ethiopian Rape Victim"

"It's a story of perseverance. It's a story of the State putting every imaginable hurdle in a girl's way to justice.... It sends a very clear message to governments like this that somebody is going to hold you to account." - Yasmeen Hassan, Equality Now [watch video...]

#JusticeForLiz: With this conviction, the Kenya we want is within reach (The Guardian)

4/13/2015 -- The Guardian -- "#JusticeForLiz: With this conviction, the Kenya we want is within reach"

Justice has finally been served for a 16-year-old girl who was gang-raped and left for dead in Kenya’s Busia county in June 2013.

What Adolescent Girls Around The World Can Teach Us (Huffington Post TED Weekends)

8/20/2014 -- Huffington Post TED Weekends -- "What Adolescent Girls Around The World Can Teach Us" Equality Now Global Director Yasmeen Hassan on the issues facing adolescent girls.

“Look at me. I’m for sale. On your street. On your browser” (Salon)

9/12/2014 -- Salon -- “Look at me. I’m for sale. On your street. On your browser” A Day in the Life is a one-act play drawing on the real experiences of ordinary teenage girls whose lives have intersected with the world of commercial sexual exploitation.

First UK Prosecution for FGM Is a Watershed Moment (Huffington Post UK)

3/23/2014 -- Huffington Post UK -- "First UK Prosecution for FGM Is a Watershed Moment"Efua Dorkenoo, Senior FGM Advisor, Equality Now:

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