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After army officers violently cleared Tahrir square of protesters recently, at least 18 women were held and abused in military detention.
Child sex trafficking, as further exposed in a new report, is a "national scandal", says the Convener of the Church of Scotland’s Church and Society Council.
A number of MPs are calling for anti-stalking laws to be updated to make ‘cyber-stalking’ a criminal offence.
The Nicaraguan authorities must eradicate rape and widespread sexual abuse of girls, Amnesty International has said in a new report.
A project that has successfully reduced reoffending rates among sex offenders may be hit hard by the government’s planned spending cuts.
Fr Shay Cullen has led a rally of men, women and children in the Philippines. They called on the authorities to deliver justice for victims of sexual abuse.
Many Britons believe that the apology by Pope Benedict XVI during his visit to Britain was sincere, but the Church has not done enough to help victims
Germany's Roman Catholic bishops have announced stricter procedures for selecting new priests, after admitting serious sexual abuse failings.
With sad predictability, the latest attempts to smear Peter Tatchell began before his documentary on the pope had been broadcast. But those Christians who attack him with questionable allegations need to answer the very real questions that he asks.
Sexual abuse survivors in Northern Ireland have welcomed plans by Amnesty International to hold a conference in Belfast that will press for an independent inquiry.