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Lisa Davis

Lisa Davis is a Legal Advisor for MADRE and an Associate Professor of Law for CUNY Law School.

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As the Virus Unleashes Violence, Women in War-torn Countries Organize

We need a global plan to address the predictable rise in gender-based violence that COVID-19 is triggering.

Lisa Davis ·


New Draft of 'Crimes Against Humanity' Treaty Affirms Protection for Women and LGBTIQ Persons. The Fight Wasn’t Easy—and It Isn’t Over Yet

Whether the treaty makes its way into law or not, one thing is clear: History will remember that all of us working together can make a difference, because all of us, not some of us, have rights that must be protected

Lisa Davis ·


Survivors Need Shelter, But Shelters Need Legal Protection In Iraq

Despite the unprecedented security crisis, it remains against public policy for Iraqi NGOs to provide shelter for those escaping gender-based violence.

Lisa Davis ·

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