March 2013 (3)
Mar 17 2013 4:58PM
The rights of Afghan women are in danger
Tackling Violence Against Women in Afghanistan The rights of Afghan women are in danger again, after a low but steady improvement from the severe repression of the 1990s. On Saturday 9 March and at the Human Rights Centre-London a day...
Mar 16 2013 2:10PM
An Alarming statement by Muslimbrotherhood in Eygpt on CEDAW calling it against Shariat principles
As we know UN Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) convened its 57 session in early March in New York. Tens of women and NGOs from around the world attended the sessions and held various venues to celebrate women's achievements and...
Mar 1 2013 1:34PM
Rape survivor found guilty of "fornication"
Update, 5 March: Amnesty have launched an urgent text action on this case. Find out more here UA 55/13 28 February 2013 URGENT ACTION ASA 29/001/2013 MALDIVES RAPE SURVIVOR FOUND GUILTY OF “FORNICATION” 15-year-old rape survivor (f) A...