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The Gender Trap: Women, Violence and Poverty

Most of the people living in poverty in the world are women. Discrimination is a key driver of poverty. In…

March 26, 2011

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Uganda: Breaking the circle: Protecting human rights in the northern war zone

The war in northern Uganda is in its thirteenth year. The districts of Gulu and Kitgum, home of the Acholi…

March 26, 2011

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USA: “Not part of my sentence”: Violations of the human rights of women in custody

This document, produced as part of the USA campaign, gives details of the human rights abuses suffered by women in…

March 26, 2011

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Uganda: “Breaking God’s commands”: The destruction of childhood by the Lord’s Resistance Army

The organization has chosen to issue this report about abuses against children (mainly by the LRA) because thousands of...

March 26, 2011

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Nigeria warned over rise in pre-election violence

On 2 April elections will begin in Nigeria. The Nigerian authorities and the Independent National Electoral Commission must prevent a…

March 18, 2011