Posted by in on February 1, 2014

“Here, Rape is Normal” A Five-Point Plan to Curtail Sexual Violence in Somalia

Author: Human Rights Watch

In this report, Human Rights Watch documents women’s experiences of sexual violence since the 2012 inauguration of the new Federal Government of Somalia. The report covers women’s experiences in Mogadishu and the surrounding Benadir district, areas where the government has some control and where the government and international agencies are investing significant resources in improving security and rebuilding government institutions, including the judiciary and health services.