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#MeToo Movement’s Second Anniversary

Activists from Around the Globe Reflect on Successes, Challenges

Monday 14 October 2019


(New York, October 14, 2019) -- The global #MeToo movement has sparked significant social, cultural, and legal change, but many challenges remain Human Rights Watch said today, on the eve of the second anniversary of the #MeToo hashtag going viral on social media.

Human Rights Watch issued a video in which activists from Belgium, the Dominican Republic, Gambia, Uganda, Lebanon, and the United States discuss the successes of the #MeToo movement and the need for further action, to prevent sexual harassment and violence and ensure accountability for abuse.

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#MeToo Movement’s Second Anniversary

Monday 14 October 2019

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Indonesia: Indigenous Peoples Losing Their Forests

Sunday 22 September 2019

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Tajikistan: Barriers to Aid for Domestic Violence Victims

Thursday 19 September 2019

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Nigeria: Anguish, Poverty Confront Trafficking Survivors

Tuesday 27 August 2019

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South Africa: Decriminalize Sex Work

Wednesday 07 August 2019

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Gambia: Women Accuse Ex-President of Sexual Violence

Wednesday 26 June 2019

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Dominican Republic: Policies Fuel Teen Pregnancy

Thursday 13 June 2019

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Honduras: Abortion Ban’s Dire Consequences

Thursday 06 June 2019

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US: Massachusetts Should End Child Marriage

Wednesday 27 March 2019

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Myanmar: Women, Girls Trafficked as ‘Brides’ to China

Wednesday 20 March 2019

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Zimbabwe: Excessive Force Used Against Protesters

Monday 11 March 2019

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Poland: Women’s Rights Supporters Targeted

Wednesday 06 February 2019

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Saudi Arabia: 10 Reasons Why Women Flee

Thursday 31 January 2019

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US: Protect Right to Asylum for Domestic Violence

Wednesday 23 January 2019

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Dominican Republic: Abortion Ban Endangers Health

Monday 19 November 2018

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Pakistan: Girls Deprived of Education

Tuesday 13 November 2018

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North Korea: Sexual Violence Against Women by Officials

Wednesday 31 October 2018

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Russia: Unaddressed Domestic Violence Puts Women at Risk

Thursday 25 October 2018

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