Stories about Nazra from November, 2010

Exploring Taboos: When Women Are Blamed for Being Harassed

  3 November 2010

Sexual harassment is a very serious matter in Egypt, a country where 83% of its women have reported being the target of harassment. Another study found that 80% of men between the ages of 25-29 say that women bear the responsibility because of their lack of modesty in their dress. A blogger from the Exploring Taboos project has been writing about this phenomenon.