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July 15, 2015

Burkina Faso must urgently tackle the nationwide crisis where forced and early marriage, unwanted pregnancy and lacking sex education reduce hundreds of thousands of girls and women to second class...

Report
February 25, 2015

This has been a devastating year for those seeking to stand up for human rights and for those caught up in the suffering of war zones. Governments pay lip service to the importance of protecting ci...

News
January 14, 2015
Burkina Faso’s transitional authorities must investigate the use of excessive and lethal force by the military, including the presidential guard, against largely peaceful anti-government protesters, w...
News
October 31, 2014
Authorities in Burkina Faso must rein in security forces that have used excessive force to crack down on peaceful anti-government protests.

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