High profile allegations of sexual harassment and assault by UNAIDS staff were swept under the rug—or worse, buried by the agency, finds a Lancet Special Report. The probe calls for an independent body to investigate such allegations and refer them to police if necessary.…
NIH Reforms Move like Molasses
December 16, 2019
After almost 40% of women trainees reported being sexually harassed on the job, the NIH pledged to rethink its policies. People with disabilities, young women and LGBT+ people were most vulnerable.
Burned to Death for Reporting Her Headmaster
April 19, 2019
19-year-old Nusrat Jahan Rafi was burned to death in Bangladesh after she reported her school’s headmaster for sexual harassment, police say.