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# fiona-neary - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

EU wide survey on violence against women shows startling statistics

The Rape Crisis Network is asking for funding to be protected in light of the findings.

# fiona-neary - Thursday 10 October, 2013

Children's Minister: 'Child abuse has not gone away...it doesn't go away'

A shocking statistic from yesterday’s report from the Rape Crisis Network Ireland showed a significant percentage of abusers were, themselves, children.

# fiona-neary - Friday 12 July, 2013

40 girls under 18 became pregnant following a rape in 2011

A total of 17 Irish women who became pregnant due to a rape terminated the pregnancy in 2011. Nine were under the age of 18.

# fiona-neary - Tuesday 6 November, 2012

Victims of child sex abuse wait 25 years to report abuse

New figures from the Rape Crisis Network found people who had been abused as children made up the majority of cases of people seeking counselling last year.

# fiona-neary - Wednesday 20 June, 2012

Women with disabilities more vulnerable to sexual violence, says report

84 per cent of perpetrators were known to the victims.

# fiona-neary - Wednesday 29 February, 2012

New figures show outcome of pregnancies as a result of rape

More than half of women who became pregnant after rape went on to parent the child.

# fiona-neary - Wednesday 23 November, 2011

Increase in number of people availing of support for rape and sexual violence

Rape Council Network Ireland saw an increase of almost 10 per cent in people using its counselling services in 2010.