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South Korea’s president seeks c...

Ellie Watmuff WVoN co-editor  South Korea has called on Japan to compensate Korean “comfort women” who...

South Korea’s president seeks compensation for “comfort women”
posted on: Mar 7, 2012 | author: Ellie Watmuff

Girl traded for second-hand car

A French couple sold their daughter to a man who subsequently subjected her to horrific physical and sexual...

Girl traded for second-hand car
posted on: Nov 17, 2010 | author: Sara Rydland Naerum

The plight of ‘comfort women...

We've run a depressingly large number of stories on WVON recently about women worldwide who find themselves used...

posted on: Aug 6, 2010 | author: Selina Nwulu

Nobel Women in Uganda

Today marks the start of the review conference of the International Criminal Courts (ICC) in Uganda.  The...

posted on: May 31, 2010 | author: admin

Arab women highlight sexual slavery

By Alison Clarke Some of the world's most powerful Arab women are blazing a trail for women's rights by...

posted on: Mar 8, 2009 | author: Kate Townshend