The Resource "I just sit and wait to die" : reparations for survivors of Kenya's 2007-2008 post-election sexual violence, researched and written by Agnes Odhiambo, senior researcher; and edited by Liesl Gerntholtz, executive director, Nisha Varia, advocacy director, and Sarah Taylor, women, peace and security advocate in the Women's Rights Division at Human Rights Watch

"I just sit and wait to die" : reparations for survivors of Kenya's 2007-2008 post-election sexual violence, researched and written by Agnes Odhiambo, senior researcher; and edited by Liesl Gerntholtz, executive director, Nisha Varia, advocacy director, and Sarah Taylor, women, peace and security advocate in the Women's Rights Division at Human Rights Watch

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"I just sit and wait to die" : reparations for survivors of Kenya's 2007-2008 post-election sexual violence
Title
"I just sit and wait to die"
Title remainder
reparations for survivors of Kenya's 2007-2008 post-election sexual violence
Statement of responsibility
researched and written by Agnes Odhiambo, senior researcher; and edited by Liesl Gerntholtz, executive director, Nisha Varia, advocacy director, and Sarah Taylor, women, peace and security advocate in the Women's Rights Division at Human Rights Watch
Title variation
  • Reparations for survivors of Kenya's 2007-2008 post-election sexual violence
  • Kenya "I just sit and wait to die"
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Contributor
Author
Editor
Issuing body
Subject
Language
eng
Additional physical form
Available also via the Internet.
Cataloging source
BRL
Illustrations
  • maps
  • photographs
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
"I just sit and wait to die" : reparations for survivors of Kenya's 2007-2008 post-election sexual violence, researched and written by Agnes Odhiambo, senior researcher; and edited by Liesl Gerntholtz, executive director, Nisha Varia, advocacy director, and Sarah Taylor, women, peace and security advocate in the Women's Rights Division at Human Rights Watch
Link
https://www.hrw.org/report/2016/02/15/i-just-sit-and-wait-die/reparations-survivors-kenyas-2007-2008-post-election
Publication
Copyright
Note
"February 2016"--Table of contents page
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Physical and Mental Health Impacts
  • HIV and Other Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs)
  • Traumatic Fistula
  • Pregnancy, Miscarriage, and Unsafe Abortion
  • Psychological Consequences
  • Social Consequences:
  • Stigma and Abandonment
  • Physical Violence and Verbal Abuse
  • Educational and Economic Consequences
  • III. Invisible Victims: Children Born From Rape:
  • Map of Kenya
  • Stigma and Rejection
  • Psychological and Physical Abuse
  • Birth Registration
  • IV. Failure to Investigate and Prosecute Sexual Violence:
  • Impact of Stigma and Lack of Information on Reporting
  • Discriminatory Response by Health Care Workers
  • Protection Failures by the Police
  • Police as Perpetrators and Ineffective Witness Protection
  • Unclear Legal Framework to Sanction Conflict-Related Sexual Violence
  • Current Status of Justice Efforts:
  • Summary and Key Recommendations
  • National Action Plan on UNSCR 1325
  • V. The Case for Reparations:
  • Exclusion of Sexual Violence Survivors from Previous Compensation Schemes
  • Principles for a Credible Reparations Process
  • The ICC and Reparations
  • VI. Recommendations:
  • To the Government of Kenya
  • To the Ministry of Health
  • To the Inspector General of Police, Director of Public Prosecutions, and the Chief Justice
  • To the National Police Service Commission
  • Methodology
  • To the Independent Policing Oversight Authority
  • To the Office of the Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court
  • To Kenya's International Donors
  • To the ICC Trust Fund for Victims
  • To the United Nations Secretary-General
  • Acknowledgments
  • I. Kenya's Post-Election Violence, including Sexual Violence:
  • Key Information about the 2007-2008 Post-Election Violence
  • Prevalence and Patterns of Sexual Violence
  • Broader Context of Impunity for Violence against Women and Girls in Kenya
  • II. Impact of Sexual Violence on Survivors and the Need for Reparations:
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
i, 96 pages
Isbn
9781623133245
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map, color photographs
System control number
  • ocn942886072
  • (OCoLC)942886072

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