Native American women in the United States who live on federal Native American reservations are disproportionately more likely to be victims of sexual violence than other groups living in the United States.
Chrystal Begay, Tinesha Zandamela
The UN has officially stated that female genital cutting violates basic human rights. However, many communities continue to practice female genital cutting for social and cultural reasons.
In India, millions of women's lives are negatively impacted by sexual violence. A combination of gender, caste, and class discrimination combine to make marginalized women most likely to be affected by sexual violence.