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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July 10, 2012

The Juvenile Court in Bahrain sentenced 11-year-old boy, Ali Hassan, to remain under supervision by social workers every six months for a year. He will remain free during this period.

July 9, 2012

The Russian authorities are preparing to extradite an Uzbek man, Yusup Salimakhunovich Kasymakhunov. He will face a real risk of torture and other ill-treatment if he is extradited to Uzbekistan....

July 9, 2012

A Leader of Russian human rights NGO has been threatened with criminal proceedings in connection with the NGO’s work and publications in support of victims of human rights violations in Chechnya....

June 22, 2012

Two members of a community organization that opposes mining operations in the southern state of Oaxaca were shot and wounded on 16 June. They and other members of the organization are at risk of fu...