Violence against women (118)
Sep 5 2019 8:18pm
South Africa: 'Alarming' levels of gender-based violence and femicide
In response to President Cyril Ramaphosa’s address to the nation and h...
    May 2 2019 11:04am
    Twitter and Facebook failing to protect women MPs from abuse, Joint Human Rights Committee says
    The Joint Human Rights Committee accused Facebook and Twitter of faili...
      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              Women across Europe failed by 'dangerous and outdated' rape laws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...