Mapping sexual violence (2015 - 2016)

Global violence against women and sexual violence. Each dot on the map represents a location with at least 25 articles discussing violence against women from February 2015 through October 17, 2016.

In total, 3.3 billion mentions of location across 402 million articles were scanned to identify locations mentioned in the context of sexual violence across the world.

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Alex E

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