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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April 27, 2012

Peasant farmer leader Hernán Henry Díaz, who was arranging a protest march, has not been seen since 18 April, and may have been subjected to enforced disappearance, in Putumayo Department, Colombia...

April 26, 2012

Hamid Ghassemi-Shall is at imminent risk of execution. His family was told on 15 April that his death sentence had been passed to the body within the Judiciary that carries out executions.

April 26, 2012

One of the two women working for the Iraqi Vice-President’s Office who were arrested on 1 January has been released. The other woman's whereabouts are still unknown.

April 17, 2012

Human rights defenders working on behalf of trade unionist Marcelino Coache, and his family, continue to be threatened and intimidated in Oaxaca, Mexico since 2009.