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 6, 2014

In recent days several candidates standing in Colombia’s legislative elections in March have received death threats from paramilitaries.

February 5, 2014

Máxima Acuña received a death threat over the telephone on 30 January and has been repeatedly harassed by police.

February 4, 2014

Paul Howell, aged 48, is due to be executed in Florida on 26 February for the murder of a police officer in 1992.

February 4, 2014

Approximately a hundred families have been forcibly evicted from an informal settlement known as Canaan in continuance of an illegal eviction process which started in December 2013.