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 25, 2014

Olbana Lelisa and Bekele Gerba are being denied medical treatment. The two men, political opposition leaders and prisoners of conscience, are reported to be ill in Kaliti prison, Ethiopia.

April 4, 2014

Nine men face extradition to the DRC where they could be tortured or sentenced to death. They were arrested in Angola on suspicion of attempting to destabilize the government of the DRC.

April 1, 2014
Gangs and violence should not be the reality for our youth! Urge Congress to pass the Youth PROMISE Act to help cities like Chicago address gun violence.
March 27, 2014
Mozambique's authorities have publicly agreed to strike down the proposed article which would have enabled rapists to escape prosecution by marrying their victims, however, serious flaws remain in the...