Tag: Violence against women

South African bishops: Government must protect women, girls from murder

South African bishops: Government must protect women, girls from murder

| Bronwen Dachs | September 13, 2019 | 0 Comments

South African bishops called for action to end violence against women after a spate of killings and rapes sparked outrage in a country with one of the world’s highest murder rates.

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At Peruvian Marian celebration, pope urges end to violence against women

At Peruvian Marian celebration, pope urges end to violence against women

| Barbara J. Fraser | January 22, 2018 | 0 Comments

Praying before a beloved statue of Mary in the northern city of Trujillo, Pope Francis acknowledged the deep faith of Peruvians but also acknowledged the serious problem of violence against women.

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