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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June 27, 2013

A man on death row in southern Nigeria’s Edo State is at imminent risk of execution by firing squad, after four others were hanged.

June 14, 2013

Fourteen women held in prison were released on 26 April, but have been told that they may be charged in the future. 20 other women continue to be held in prison, without charge or access to a lawye...

May 30, 2013

The wife and brother of an opposition party leader in Equatorial Guinea were arrested in the
capital Malabo in the early hours of 20 May.

May 20, 2013
Prisoner of conscience Eskinder Nega is serving an 18 year sentence for his legitimate work as a journalist. Call on the Ethiopian authorities to free Eskinder and respect freedom of expression.