Recommended Resources

Recommended Listening

Acid Attacks on the Rise in Uganda
Acid Attacks a Rising Menace for Colombian Women, NPR Radio

Recommended Reading

News & Journal Articles

How many acid attacks are there?, Tom de Castella, BBC News Magazine
Afghan Girls, Scarred by Acid, Defy Terror, Embracing School, Dexter Filkins, New York Times
Acid Attacks: A Horrific Crime on the Increase Worldwide, Samrira Shackle, New Statesman
Acid Attacks Still a Burning Issue in India, Neeta Lal, Interpress Service News Agency
100 Women: The Salon Helping Acid Attack Victims, Shaimaa Khalil, BBC News
Acid Violence in Uganda: A Situational Analysis, Acid Survivors Foundation Uganda
Acid Attack Victim Speaks Out
Japanese police make arrest amid string of acid attacks on women
Combating Acid Violence in Bangladesh, India, and Cambodia, Avon Global Center for Women and Justice, Committee on International Human Rights of the New York City Bar Association, Cornell Law School International Human Rights Clinic, Virtue Foundation

Books

Changing Faces : The Challenge of Facial Disfigurement, James Partridge
Beautiful, Katie Piper
Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide, Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl Wu-Dunn