Healthcare, Maternal Mortality and Sexual Violence: Madagascar Sexual Assault: assault07

Many, 15, files a report during an investigation into her rape by a neighbor three weeks prior at the main police station in Antananivarro, Madagascar, November 9, 2006.  Many, threatened by her assaulter, was too scared to tell her mother about her rape until three weeks after the crime, and her family was barely able to pay the $15. cost of paying for a medical examination necessary for filing a case against the perpetrator.
Antananarivo, Madagascar

Many, 15, files a report during an investigation into her rape by a neighbor three weeks prior at the main police station in Antananivarro, Madagascar, November 9, 2006. Many, threatened by her assaulter, was too scared to tell her mother about her rape until three weeks after the crime, and her family was barely able to pay the $15. cost of paying for a medical examination necessary for filing a case against the perpetrator.