Sexual violence – South Sudan’s neglected survivors and crimes

Posted on Posted in Alexandra Hallqvist, Analysis, Pax et Bellum Views, Sub-Saharan Africa, Violence against Civilians, Zoe Meijer

Originally published January 16, 2017 Authors: Alexandra Hallqvist and Zoë Meijer* Historically, sexual violence has been a part of war. However, while it used to be seen as “just” a byproduct of war, we have finally come to the realization that sexual violence is often used as a strategic tool during conflict. Especially after the rape […]