Amnesty International USA welcomed Congressional renewal of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), an extension that will provide approximately $3.9 billion over the next five years to help combat domestic violence in this country. Read more. »
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Don't Let Rapists Escape Prosecution in Mozambique!
Survivors of sexual violence in Mozambique are at risk of having their rights violated by proposed amendments to the Criminal Code to be brought before parliament in March 2014.
The participation of Afghan women in shaping their country’s future and engaging as equal partners will help improve and secure their political status, security, economic and social well-being, and uphold their human rights.