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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February 11, 2014
María Isabel Franco was 15 when she was brutally raped and murdered in 2001. Her mother continues to struggle for accountability but Guatemalan authorities have not brought those responsible to j...
December 16, 2013

Veteran activist Zhang Lin faces a possible five year prison sentence. He was detained for peacefully defending his daughter’s right to education. Zhang Lin has several health problems.

December 13, 2013

Marwa and Mohamed Tuffaha have been held for over two months in conditions that amount
to enforced disappearance. Both require regular medication.

September 20, 2013

Salman Mahdi Salman, a 13-year-old Bahraini boy, was released on 10 September following a month long detention where he was allegedly beaten and threats made against his parents.