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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May 23, 2012

Human rights defender and lawyer, Vidulfo Rosales Sierra, from Guerrero State, Mexico received an anonymous death threat on 4 May. His life and those of his colleagues are at risk.

May 18, 2012

The execution of Behram Khan by hanging has been scheduled for 30 June. It would be the first execution in Pakistan in almost four years and could pave the way for more death sentences.

May 18, 2012

A human rights defender was kidnapped on 15 May, and held prisoner for almost a day: his organization has received threatening messages.

May 18, 2012

Ezdehar Jumaa Said Ahmad, a leader of the opposition Sudan People’s Liberation Movement-North is under house arrest and has not been charged. Her five young children must go unaccompanied to buy fo...