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 28, 2012

Maher Fawzi al-Hamoud, was arrested on June 16, and has been held incommunicado ever since. He is believed to have previously been tortured in detention by Syrian security forces.

September 24, 2012

Kouhyar Goudarzi, is currently at liberty but if imprisoned, he will be considered a prisoner of conscience.

September 24, 2012

Olga Hamadi has been threatened after investigating allegations of police torture and ill-treatment. There are concerns for her safety and she is at risk of further intimidation and attacks.

September 17, 2012

Members of the Colombian group Association for Relatives of the Detained-Disappeared (ASFADDES) are being threatened by paramilitary groups, including branch coordinator Luz Elsia Almanza Suárez....