Crying Meri

34. Tasy, 29, with his six-year-old daughter
in the Nana Kundi crisis center in Maprik, East Sepik Province. The girl was attacked by a neighbor who tried to rape her.
Her father brought her and her attacker to the mediation court seeking justice. Sexual violence against children is very common in Papua New Guinea, but the majority of the cases are not brought to court as many parents accept monetary compensation from the attackers.

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