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August 28, 2013
A Maldives High Court has quashed the sentence of 100 lashes and house arrest imposed on a 15-year-old girl for the “offense” of extra-marital sex. This follows a campaign by Amnesty International,...
July 18, 2013
Amnesty International urges the U.S. government to ensure that the human rights of Afghan women and girls are not traded away or compromised.
May 22, 2013
Twenty six women were sexually assaulted during police operations in San Salvador Atenco. Call on the Mexican Government to ensure that those responsible are brought to justice.
May 19, 2013
In 2011, South African woman Noxolo Nogwaza was murdered - apparently because she was a lesbian. Three years later, her killer(s) remain at large and no meaningful investigation has taken place.