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April 29, 2008
The second anniversary of the events that took place in San Salvador Atenco, Mexico State, is approaching without substantial advances for the victims that suffered sexual violence at the hands of the...
Report
April 17, 2008

This report provides a glimpse of what life is like for women in many parts of Brazil today. In socially excluded communities women live out their lives against a backdrop of constant criminal and...

Report
March 17, 2008
Five years after the US-led invasion of Iraq, the country is still in disarray. The human rights situation is disastrous, a...
Victory
January 16, 2008
The sentences of flogging and imprisonment imposed on a woman rape victim and her male companion, are reported to have been dropped.

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