Mercedes Sayagues
Mercedes Sayagues is a freelance journalist who covers Angola and Mozambique for the Daily Maverick. She is the author of two studies on AIDS in Africa and one on gold mining in Mali
Rape and justice

Rape and justice

Mozambique’s gender-based violence laws Several laws address rape and domestic violence, but their enforcement is shaky By Mercedes Sayagues One night in April 2013, Luisa, a 46-year-old woman living in a small town in Mozambique, was on her way home when two men...

Mercedes Sayagues
Mercedes Sayagues is a freelance journalist who covers Angola and Mozambique for the Daily Maverick. She is the author of two studies on AIDS in Africa and one on gold mining in Mali
Rape and justice

Rape and justice

Mozambique’s gender-based violence laws Several laws address rape and domestic violence, but their enforcement is shaky By Mercedes Sayagues One night in April 2013, Luisa, a 46-year-old woman living in a small town in Mozambique, was on her way home when two men...