100 Women 2016: Mexico festival draws thousands
Thousands of people have attended the BBC 100 Women season's first ever festival. The event in Mexico City showcased local dance, debate, music, comedy and art.
One of the most unforgettable experiences was a virtual reality story allowing those who put on the VR headset to vividly imagine the world of a young woman called Maria who is trafficked into slavery.
The character has been forced into prostitution, and her story is based on true events, and interviews conducted by the BBC.
Tears were shed by men and women of all ages as they sat on Maria's replica bed. This young woman never sees... read more
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