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Brazilian Women Victims of Violence Urged to Denounce Their Assailants

“Do not report tomorrow the abuse you suffer today.” This is the motto adopted ...

Carnaval: Brazil on the Lookout for Child Sex Abuse by Nationals and Foreigners

For the fifth straight year, the “Facing Up To Sexual Exploitation of Children During ...

Prostitution: Brazil Justice Sees No Crime in Occasional Sex with Minor

Brazil's Superior Justice Tribunal, an appellate court, in Mato Grosso do Sul state, after ...

241 Routes Feed Brazil’s Women and Minors Sex Slavery Trade

Human trafficking, one of the modern forms of slavery, victimizes close to 2.5 million ...

Sex Abuse Against Kids in Brazil Is Usually All in the Family

Brazil’s Committee on Sexual Violence against Children (Comitê Nacional de Enfrentamento da Violência Sexual ...

Truck Drivers Drafted into Brazil’s War Against Child Prostitution

“Protect her as if she were your daughter,” is the slogan of the National ...

For Many Men in Brazil, Beating Up Women Is a Right

Many men say they believe they have a right to beat up their wives ...

In Brazil 70% of Women Abuse Is Shelved. At Women’s Request.

A survey in Brazil coordinated by professor Heleieth Saffiotti has found that 70% of cases ...