Facing horrific domestic violence - the week before, the hashtag #PeruPaisdeVioladores (Peru Country of Rapists) was trending - contestants for Miss Peru just boldly flipped the script in pageant introductions: Each replaced the usual ignoble reciting of her measurements with grim statistics on violence against women. From the winner: "My measurements are 3,114 female victims of trafficking since 2014." Talk about resistance in unlikely places.
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Coordinator of the Indigenous Organizations of the Amazon River Basin (COICA)
Animal Defenders International (ADI)
Human Rights Watch (HRW)
Global Justice Now
Institute for Public Accuracy (IPA)