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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September 18, 2012

Four Falun Gong practitioners are being held in Jiamusi Detention Center in China after being arbitrarily detained on 10 September. They are at risk of torture and ill-treatment.

July 17, 2012

Authorities in Haiti are to evict 450 families living in the capital claiming their homes are at risk of landslide. The families are not offered adequate alternative accommodation or compensation....

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...

December 31, 1969

Paramilitaries threatened to “dismember” a human rights defender and continue to threaten members of the Humanitarian Space of Puente Nayero in the port city of Buenaventura, southern Colombia.