Anjali Manivannan

Anjali Manivannan is a human-rights lawyer and was the 2015-2016 legal fellow at the Global Justice Center in New York. She is currently a transitional-justice consultant for the International Coalition of Sites of Conscience. She contributes regularly to human-rights projects on behalf of People for Equality and Relief in Lanka and the Media Foundation for West Africa. Manivannan has a law degree from New York University and a B.S. in physics from the University of Virginia.
October 10, 2016 
Rape is prevalent in many armed conflicts around the world today. Government security forces, nonstate militias and violent extremists use rape as a weapon of war. Women and girls are disproportionately targeted for such attacks and many endure the foreseeable biological consequence of rape: pregnancy. Rape of women and girls affects their legal rights …

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