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 11, 2012

On 7 May, shots were fired into the office of a women’s rights organization in Bogota. This follows a series of attacks and intimidation against human rights defender Monica Roa and her colleagues....

May 11, 2012

At least 300 people are at risk of torture or other ill-treatment after their arrest by military and other forces.

May 9, 2012

The whereabouts of two men arrested in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in April remain unknown. They might be at risk of torture or other ill-treatment.

May 4, 2012

Ghassan Mustafa Ma’lul and Ahmad Mustafa Ma’lul were arrested at a checkpoint at al-Rabikh, near Saraqeb, in northern Syria on 20 November 2011 and have been held in incommunicado detention since....