Sexual violence affects millions across the globe, shattering the lives of women, men and children. Urgent medical care within the first 72 hours is vital to limit the serious long-term consequences of rape.
To visualize this time based need of help Artsen Zonder Grenzen, the Belgium Docters Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières, made a flash animation. Try it yourself.
Unfortunately, in many places, victims of sexual violence have nowhere to go. Even when care is available, stigma and fear stop many from seeking help.
At the website you can shatter your own photo and change your profile picture on Facebook, MySpace and other platforms for 72 hours.
See also this hearthbreaking video.
Thanks for the tip Superblyhuman.
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