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sexual exploitation and abuse

Al Jazeera: UN pledges to eradicate peacekeeper sex abuse

Al Jazeera: UN pledges to eradicate peacekeeper sex abuse

September 29, 2018: Al Jazeera’s Ruairi Casey explores the UN’s sexual exploitation and abuse crisis. Code Blue’s Paula Donovan comments on the UN’s inability to deliver justice to victims. (UN Photo/Herve Serefio)

The Lancet: Claims of sexual harassment and assault threaten UN agency

The Lancet: Claims of sexual harassment and assault threaten UN agency

April 17, 2018: In a special in-depth report, The Lancet's John Zarocostas reports on the mishandling of sexual harassment and assault claims at UNAIDS, and mounting pressure on its Executive Director. Code Blue's Paula Donovan remarks on the UN's flawed internal system and calls for Temporary Independent Oversight Panel to closely monitor and evaluate, in real time, the UN’s response to individual allegations of sexualised offences. (Photo: WikiCommons)

Deutsche Welle: 'Faith in peacekeeping is being undermined'

Deutsche Welle: 'Faith in peacekeeping is being undermined'

March 29, 2018: Deutsche Welle's Isaac Mugabi interviews Co-Director Paula Donovan, on the Code Blue Campaign's work to end impunity for sexual exploitation and abuse by UN peacekeeping personnel. (UN Photo / Basile Zoma)

NPR 'Worldview': Interview with Code Blue's Paula Donovan

NPR 'Worldview': Interview with Code Blue's Paula Donovan

March 7, 2018: The Code Blue Campaign's Paula Donovan discusses the impact of the Oxfam scandal, the UN's sexual exploitation and abuse crisis, and Code Blue's proposal for a Special Court Mechanism to address abuses by UN personnel on WBEZ Worldview. (Photo: FCO)

AP: UN Reports 31 New Allegations of Sex Abuse and Exploitation

AP: UN Reports 31 New Allegations of Sex Abuse and Exploitation

November 3, 2017: The UN reported 31 new allegations of sexual abuse and exploitation against peacekeepers and civilians working for UN agencies between July and September, 2017. In this AP piece, the Code Blue Campaign's Paula Donovan comments on the UN's new Victims' Right Advocate. (UN Photo / Eskinder Dedebe)

AP: UN: Teenage girl alleges sex abuse by peacekeeper in CAR

AP: UN: Teenage girl alleges sex abuse by peacekeeper in CAR

October 11, 2017: A new allegation of sexual abuse by a UN peacekeeper, against a teenage girl in the Central African Republic, surfaced after Amnesty International publicly reported the allegation. AP references the Code Blue Campaign's report on leaked UN fact-finding inquiries into sexual exploitation and abuse allegations in the Central African Republic. (UN Photo / Sylvain Liechti)

AP: UN fund for sexual abuse victims grows to $1.5 million

AP: UN fund for sexual abuse victims grows to $1.5 million

September 28, 2017: AP's Krista Larson reports on the UN's growing fund for sexual abuse victims, while the Code Blue Campaign's Paula Donovan draws attention to the fact that the 'trust fund' provides no funds or support to individual victims. (UN Photo / Sylvain Liechti)

The Irish Times: UN moves to act on sexual abuse by staff and troops

The Irish Times: UN moves to act on sexual abuse by staff and troops

September 27, 2017: The Irish Times' Ruairi Casey reports on the recent developments in the UN's response to sexual exploitation and abuse. The Code Blue Campaign's Paula Donovan points to the fundamental conflict of interest of the UN investigating itself. (UN Photo / Sylvain Liechti)

AP: New misconduct allegations hang over UN meeting on sex abuse

AP: New misconduct allegations hang over UN meeting on sex abuse

September 19, 2017: AP's Alexandra Olson reports on the UN's High-level meeting on the Prevention of Sexual Exploitation and Abuse, days after the Code Blue Campaign released internal UN documents detailing new allegations of peacekeeper abuse in the Central African Republic. (UN Photo / Evan Schneider)