Justice for India’s Women: A Long and Dangerous Road

Protesters have come out in force to demonstrate against India’s treatment of its women. Source: wikimedia commonsA series of recent high-profile rape cases has drawn international attention to the widespread problem of sexual violence faced by India’s women. A rape is recorded every 21 minutes, with many thousands more unreported. The challenges faced by Indian women are not contained to sexual violence, however, with India recently ranked as the worst G20 country in which to be female. So, has anything changed in the wake of recent events?

by Hazel Davies