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My Rape Case was Sent to Cattle Court:

When Brisa De Angulo was a teenager she was raped by a relative. After a traumatic experience in court, she vowed to make the process of justice easier for sexual abuse survivors in Bolivia...

WHYY

A Breeze of Hope & Justice for Sexual Abuse Survivors:

Brisa De Angulo is a student at Rutgers School of Law-Camden and a co-founder of Centro Una Brisa De Esperanza (CUBE), or A Breeze of Hope Center — the only place in Bolivia specializing in providing...

Apolitical

Bolivian NGO achieves world’s highest conviction rate for child abusers - One centre has supported over 1,500 girls and achieved a 95% rape conviction rate at trial...

Dear IABA Members:

One of our members, Brisa De Angulo from Bolivia, has been chosen CNN Hero 2018. Brisa De Angulo and her husband Parker Palmer (also an IABA member) established a Foundation called A Breeze of Hope, helping children...

BBC Outlook Inspiration 2018 Award Winner

After a traumatic experience in court, Brisa decided to set up A Breeze of Hope, a charity which provides medical, social and legal services to young rape survivors...

CNN Hero Brisa De Angulo

Since 2004, Brisa De Angulo's nonprofit has been working to change the culture of sexual violence in Bolivia while helping hundreds of it’s young victims heal...

Global Citizen

This woman was raped by a family member at 15 — and now fights for children who have survived sexual assault...

The Unconventional Women

He violated me physically, terrified me and then began to repeatedly rape me – Brisa De Angulo...

Girls' Globe

I was raped and tortured repeatedly as a child. When I broke the silence, no one wanted to help me, not the judiciary and not the police....

Hearts on Fire

If you could imagine the pillow talk between Brisa De Angulo and Parker Palmer, it might be about their work or the future they are planning together...

CGTN

She was a victim of sexual abuse who tried to seek justice and was shamed. Now she’s helping other survivors of sexual violence...

Look to The Stars

The evening marked the organization’s 25th Anniversary and honored Gucci America President and CEO Susan Chokachi and A Breeze of Hope Foundation Founder Brisa De Angulo...

Opinión

La escritora Brisa Angulo presentará el libro “La agresión sexual contra la niñez y la conspiración del silencio” en el hall de la Gobernación a las 10:00 horas de esta jornada...

Maven Roundtable

With the highest rate of violence against women in Latin America, 9 in 10 women in Bolivia experience violence at some point in their lives....

Rutgers

When Brisa De Angulo broke her silence about being
sexually abused....

Magdalena Studios

Tara, Hannah, & Magi jumped on a plane (ok 4) and headed to Cochabmba, Bolivia and partnered with A Breeze of Hope sharing the healing power of yoga...

The Guardian

Raped at the age of 15, Brisa De Angulo has devoted her life to the pursuit of justice for herself and fellow survivors of sexual abuse...

Together for Girls

With the highest rate of violence against women in Latin America, 9 in 10 women in Bolivia experience violence at some point in their lives. A survivor herself, Brisa created a safe haven called A Breeze of Hope for other survivors of childhood sexual violence...

CNN

Brisa De Angulo grew up in Bolivia and remembers having a wonderful childhood. That is, until she was 15...

 

 

 

 

Editor's Note: CNN is committed to covering gender inequality wherever it occurs in the world. This story is part of As Equals, a year-long series. 

BBC
Brisa de Angulo is one of the winners of the Outlook Inspirations Awards 2018 for her work helping young survivors of sexual abuse....

Amanda Zola

To celebrate International Women’s Day 2018 (March 8), CNN International interviewed five influential women...

Equality Now

Bolivia has the highest rate of child sexual abuse in Latin America: one in three girls is sexually abused before age 18...

Human Dignity Foundation

Founded in 2004, A Breeze of Hope Foundation exists to provide free legal, social, and psychological support to victims of sexual violence...

A Breeze of Hope

Foundation

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If you or someone you know needs help, please call the Rape Abuse and Incest Network at                                     . You are not alone.​

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