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Oct 2012: “Young girls here start having babies when they are only 14 years old,” says 17-year-old Bernia Chalestra of her peers....

A Haitian phone operator at a call centre in Port-au-Prince talks to a survivor of sexual violence. | Photo: Emilie Reiser, Digital Democracy.

July 2012: A 24-hour hotline for survivors of sexual assaults and rape is proving a lifeline for Haitian women and girls, in a country known for its high levels of sexual violence...

Haiti refugee camp

Sept 2010: By Jennifer Timmons - "For an untold number of women and girls in Haiti, the aftershocks of the January 2010 earthquake have been unending... in the form of rape and sexual assault..."