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June 10, 2015

The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights has called on Paraguay to protect the rights to health, life and integrity of a young girl who is pregnant as a result of rape.

June 4, 2015

Uzbekistani human rights defender Elena Urlaeva was detained by police officers on 31 May and subjected to torture, sexual violence and humiliation to force her to surrender her camera’s memory car...

April 15, 2015

Five women rights activists detained after planning events to mark International Women’s Day were released on bail on 13 April. This follows a huge outcry about their detention both in China and in...

March 10, 2015

Article 152 of the Sudanese Criminal Code criminalizes Sudanese women and girls' right to express themselves, whether that be wearing pants or allowing their hair to be visible in public.