August 6, 2014

No Excuse for Sexual Violence

In Algeria and Tunisia, the law allows a rapist to walk free if he marries his young victim. Help repeal these harmful laws!

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October 30, 2014

The 20 activists are currently held in Tora Prison and are standing retrial alongside five others for defying the country’s repressive protest law, after an earlier unfair trial.

October 30, 2014

Local mullah accused of raping a 10-year-old girl has received a 20-year prison sentence. Family members who threatened Brishna with an “honour” killing have provided written guarantee they will no...

October 27, 2014

Human rights defender Yara Sallam and 21 others were jailed for three years on 26 October by a criminal court, which convicted them of breaching Egypt’s Protest Law and a string of other charges....

October 27, 2014

Around 100 human rights defenders received a death threat on 22 October from the Black Eagle paramilitaries in a statement sent to a think tank based in Bogotá. Since September there has been an in...