Incest and teenage suicide high on Ebeye Marshall Islands | Asia Pacific

Incest and teenage suicide high on Ebeye Marshall Islands

Incest and teenage suicide high on Ebeye Marshall Islands

Posted 17 March 2009, 21:35 AEDT

Alarming statistics uncovered in a survey of high school students in Marshall Islands revealed that one in five students has been raped by a relative.

The Ministry of Health on Ebeye conducted the survey of about three hundred high school students for the U-S Compact of Free Association quarterly report.

Presenter Geraldine Coutts

Speaker: Editor of the Marshall Islands Journal Giff Johnson

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