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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December 5, 2012

Seven women are being arbitrarily detained in an enforced drug rehabilitation camp in China on account of their religious beliefs: they are all Falun Gong practitioners. They are at risk of torture...

November 30, 2012

Iranian human rights lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh has ended her hunger strike on 4 December 2012 after the travel ban on her 13-year old daughter was lifted by Iran’s judiciary. She requires medical care...

November 28, 2012

Since October at least four teachers have been killed and two injured in attacks by suspected insurgents in southern Thailand. On 22 November a headmistress was killed in Pattani Province.

November 6, 2012

More than 50 persons charged with sedition for leading an 18-month-long protest against a Russian-built nuclear plant risk arbitrary detention for planned protests during President Putin’s visit to...