A Sudanese woman who was dubbed online as “Kandaka,” or Nubian queen, has become a symbol of the protests in Sudan. Ala Saleh, the woman in the video, says 'Sudanese women have always participated in revolutions in this country'
In Morocco, a law on violence against women was passed in February 2018. While this move is a good start, activists say that it hasn't gone far enough to protect women from sexual harassment. As a result some activists have launched individual initiatives to try and help victims of sexual harassment.