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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August 5, 2014

Azerbaijani prisoner of conscience Leyla Yunus’s health has deteriorated and she is in need of urgent medical assistance. The prison authorities are refusing to allow her hospital treatment.

August 4, 2014

Throughout Israel’s military operation in the Gaza Strip, which began on 8 July, ambulances and medical facilities across the Gaza Strip have been attacked.

August 4, 2014

Members of GADES, an organization of women human rights defenders in Haiti, have received threats following the recent sentencing of a police officer for the rape of an underage boy.

August 4, 2014

Four men and two women are at risk of imminent execution in India after their mercy pleas
were rejected by the President. They could be executed at any time.