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April 10, 2015

Farouk Abu Issa and Dr Amin Maki Madani were released unconditionally on 9 April after being in detention for 124 days. Sudan’s Minister of Justice, under article 58 of Sudan’s Criminal Procedure A...

Press Release
April 9, 2015

Deep social and economic inequalities, ongoing violence by criminal networks and security forces, as well as constant repression and criminalization of human rights defenders continue to plague the...

News
April 9, 2015

As President Obama travels to meet heads of states in Panama for the Summit of the Americas to discuss “Prosperity with Equity” for the Americas, Members of the US House of Representatives urge the...

Report
April 6, 2015

Women human rights defenders in Afghanistan who face mounting violence - including threats, sexual assault and assassinations- are being abandoned by their own government despite the significant ga...

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