March 28, 2012
Police beat and sexually harassed four women detained during an anti-government rally, according to testimony gathered by Amnesty International.
March 26, 2012
Amnesty International Honors Activist Jenni Williams for Inspiring Zimbabweans to Stand Up for Freedom and Basic Rights
Activist Jenni Williams, a founder of the social justice movement Women of Zimbabwe Arise (WOZA), who has endured dozens of arrests and beatings for leading peaceful protests, will be awarded Amnes...
March 16, 2012
Serious concerns remain in Guatemala as the UN Human Rights Committee is due to evaluate the country's human rights performance.
March 9, 2012
The trial of an Egyptian military doctor accused of conducting forced “virginity tests” on a woman protester will show if female victims of violence by the army will receive any redress.