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For inquiries about the Center and its work, or to arrange an interview with Center leadership, please contact Kathleen Corcoran at 1-703-299-6738 or via email.

Cornell University 'National Treasure' Points to Poverty as Root of World's Turbulence 
Diverse, June 23, 2014

Molesters Hardly Held Accountable
iol news, May 24, 2014

Abused Pupils Out in the Cold
The New Age, May 22, 2014

Sexual Violence by Educators in South African Schools
NAPTOSA Gautteng News Flash, May 21, 2014

Pupils Face Rapist Teachers Every Day
La Gazzetta del Sud Africa, May 18, 2014

International Law Programs Prepare Students for a Global Career
US News and World Report, May 14, 2014

School Sex Goes Unpunished
The New Age, May 14,2014

Teacher Unions Condemn Sexual Abuse of Learners by Teachers
SABC News Radio Interview, May 13, 2014

Report Reveals Sexual Abuse in Schools on the Rise
OFM, May 13, 2014

Pupils Face Rapist Teachers Every Day
TimeLIVE, May 12, 2014

Sex Abuse by Teachers Up
The Herald (South Africa), May 12, 2014

Rapists Teach Our Children
Sowetan, May 12, 2014

Report on Sexual Violence in Schools
Press Release from Legal Resources Centre, May 9, 2014

Acid Violence - A Most Horrific Denigration of Women
PLOS Blogs, April 22, 2014

How Military Sexual Assault Victims are Taking the Fight for Justice International
Think Progress, March 27, 2014

Ex-U.S. Military Personnel Petition International Tribunal over Sexual Assault
Thomson Reuters Foundation, March 25, 2014

Exclusive: Victims of Military Sexual Assault Appeal to Human Rights Panel
Al Jazeera, March 20, 2014

Panel Discusses Violence Against Native American Women
Cornell Daily Sun, March 13, 2014

At Annual Conference, Cornell's Avon Center for Women and Justice Received $600,000 Commitment from Avon Foundation
Cornell Law Spotlight, January 13, 2014

Press Release from Justice Anita Allen on the 2013 Women & Justice Conference

What's Behind the Wave of Acid Attacks in Italy
Huffington Post Impact Blog, January 1, 2014

Domestic Abuse and Human Rights
The Crime Report, December 12, 2013

Gender Based Acid Attack Continue in Italy
Women News Network, December 11, 2013

Ethiopian Human Rights Activists Visit Cornell
The Ithacan, October 28, 2013

Justice Imman Ali Speaks on Child Marriage in Bangladesh
Cornell Law Spotlight, October 18, 2013

Visiting Professor Offers a Response to Human Trafficking
Cornell Law Spotlight, October 4, 2013

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