Rape: A Lack of Conviction
Today is One Billion Rising protesting violence against women and rape, world-wide.
There have been a few infographics visualizing the remarkably low conviction rate for rape, compared to other crimes.
We wanted to go a step further and explore the many complex and sensitive reasons why this figure is so low.
Without these reasons, the explanations that circulate are convenient or political. The reality is much more complex.