Older men known as “sugar daddies” wait in the wings on busy travel days when schools let out for holiday. They offer rides, cell phone use, food and other commodities to young girls in exchange for sex.
In Zimbabwe, women who campaign for the opposition party are being raped. More than 2,000 women reported being attacked in the run up to the 2008 election here. Now, as a new election approaches, women are speaking out and participating in a new video project to bring awareness to the issue of political rape.