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Meet Malya
Malya Villard-Appolon is a rape survivor who co-founded KOFAVIV, an organization that helps victims of sexual violence in Haiti. Video Video | Update | Tribute Video
The story behind the Hero
Three days after a massive earthquake threw Haiti into chaos, Alvana was homeless, along with her two children. But her nightmare was just beginning. Full story | Photos
Get involved
Want to get involved? Check out the websites for KOFAVIV and see how to help. Get involved | Support the cause
Exploring the issue
Haiti's terror didn't end when the ground stopped shaking. Reports of rape and sexual violence have been all too common after the devastating 2010 earthquake. Full story