Conflict related sexual violence: Report of the United Nations Secretary-General

2019United Nations

“Conflict-related sexual violence is now widely recognized as a war crime that is preventable and punishable. The United Nations Security Council has played an important role in the past decade by passing successive resolutions that emphasize accountability for perpetrators and services for survivors.” - United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres

Key wordsaction plans / armed conflict / gender based violence / human rights / impunity / reparations / sexual violence

CountriesAfghanistan / Bosnia and Herzegovina / Burundi / Central African Republic / Colombia / Côte d'Ivoire / Democratic Republic of the Congo / Iraq / Libya / Mali / Myanmar / Nepal / Nigeria / Somalia / South Sudan / Sri Lanka / Sudan (Darfur) / Syrian Arab Republic / Yemen