Helping gang rape victims in Somaliland

Fatima Hussein Ismail

In Hargeisa, the capital city of Somaliland, women do not have an easy life.

Violence, sexual abuses and violations of rights are a daily routine in the lives of many of them.

UN-supported organizations in Somaliland are providing medical, psychological and legal assistance to women and girls – particularly refugees and the internally displaced – who were gang raped and later gave birth.

Julie Walker reports.

Duration 2'07"

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