February 21, 2014

Free Yevgeniy Vitishko!

The prominent environmental activist has been sent to a penal colony to serve out a three year sentence for allegedly damaging a fence during a protest.

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November 20, 2013
The International Violence Against Women Act makes ending violence against women around the world a top priority for the U.S. Government. Ask your Members of Congress to cosponsor the bill today!
November 18, 2013

The trial of two Sudanese activists, has been postponed until 26 November. They are at risk of imprisonment or flogging for ‘indecent behavior’.

November 12, 2013

On 13 November two activists in Sudan are due to stand trial for ‘indecent behavior’. They are at risk of imprisonment or flogging.

September 20, 2013

A law that criminalizes violent acts against women in Nicaragua is at risk of being reformed, which would weaken its protections. There are concerns for the safety of women if these changes are int...