Episode 101: Expelled from school for being raped

When one girl from Mon State was sexually assaulted, her school responded by kicking her out. The girl was pregnant with her attacker’s baby, and the teachers were worried she would be a bad example to the other students, even though she had done nothing wrong.

This week, in partnership with Mon News Agency, Doh Athan explores how a culture of shame and stigma against rape victims has ruined one woman’s hope for the future. 

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By Win Zar Ni Aung

By Win Zar Ni Aung

Win Zar Ni Aung began her journalism career in 2011 and previously worked as deputy chief reporter at Myanmar National Television.
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