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 16, 2014

25-year-old Iranian-British national, Ghoncheh Ghavami, was arrested on June 30 for peacefully protesting against Iran’s ban on women being present in sport stadiums. She is a prisoner of conscienc...

September 10, 2014

Egyptian human rights organizations have been warned they face closure and criminal prosecution if they fail to register under the Law on Associations.

September 5, 2014

Activist Ko Htin Kyaw is serving a nine year and four month sentence for peaceful political activities. He faces further charges related exercising his rights to freedom of expression and assembly....

August 18, 2014

Ibrahim El Sheikh, a leading member of the political opposition in Sudan, has been in detention since 8 June. His health is deteriorating and he is at risk of receiving the death penalty.