Tag: Violence against women | Amnesty International UK
Violence against women (119)
Mar 8 2019 10:51am
Ireland: Historic day for women as Istanbul Convention ratified
The Irish government has today ratified the Istanbul Convention to ens...
    Mar 4 2019 9:42am
    Urgent Action: Protect women’s day rally in Uzhgorod
    Vitalina Koval, a defender of LGBTI and women’s rights, is organising ...
      Feb 5 2019 1:40pm
      Urgent Action: Woman human rights defender facing threats online
      Woman human rights defender Fátima Mimbire has been receiving intimida...
        Dec 18 2018 1:37pm
        We won’t end gender-based violence without sex workers
        By Chiara Capraro  Our understanding of gender-based violence is gr...
        Dec 18 2018 9:57am
        Women abused on Twitter every 30 seconds - new study
        New research reveals the staggering level of abuse against women journ...
          Nov 24 2018 12:01am
          Women across Europe failed by 'dangerous and outdated' rape laws
          Amnesty International review into rape legislation across Europe On...
            Nov 23 2018 1:10pm
            Right to be free from rape
            Last week many were horrified to see an Irish MP brandishing a thong i...
            Nov 5 2018 4:47pm
            Why is Twitter still not acting when it receives reports of death threats?
            Rochelle Ritchie’s account of reporting abuse to Twitter will be famil...
            Oct 5 2018 3:51pm
            Urgent Action update: Amal Fathy sentenced for her peaceful activism in Egypt
             On 29 September, Egyptian woman human rights defender, Amal Fathy, wa...
              Sep 6 2018 11:46am
              South Sudan: sentencing of soldiers for Juba hotel attack welcomed
              Journalist murdered and aid workers gang-raped in the Terrain Hotel at...