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Victory
November 1, 2011

Two leaders of the Zimbabwean social justice movement Women of Zimbabwe Arise (WOZA) have been released from prison, and are due to appear in court on 12 December. They had been arrested in Septemb...

News
October 31, 2011
The Peruvian authorities must investigate allegations that a government-run family planning scheme was used to sterilize thousands of indigenous and peasant women against their will.
News
October 17, 2011
Iran must acknowledge current and past human rights abuses during UN committee hearing.
Press Release
October 14, 2011

ASEAN must take urgent action if all of its member states are to meet targets under the Millennium Development Goal (MDG) for addressing poor sexual and reproductive health for women and girls, Amn...

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