News

1/12/2004
International Campaign on Women Human Rights Defenders.
30/11/2004
In the UK alone, 117 murders are being investigated as 'honour killings'. But over-sensitivity to cultural differences means that many victims are denied the justice that they deserve.
29/11/2004
The mission came about following the Uganda state's referral of the situation in the Northern Uganda to the ICC.
26/11/2004
MWJHR offers a medium for scholarly debate on various aspects of the question of human rights as it relates to the Muslim World.
26/11/2004
America's religious right has scored its first legislative victory since George Bush's re-election by inserting a clause into a spending bill to undermine state laws requiring hospitals to provide abortions.
25/11/2004
Raid Qusti from Arab News writes, "Something odd is going on in the Grand Mosque in Makkah these days."
25/11/2004
One of BAOBAB’s objectives is collaborating with like-minded organizations in mutually agreed campaigns and programmes, such as the 16 Days of Activism against Gender Violence worldwide.
24/11/2004
WLUML recognises that there may be very diverse opinions about the content - and indeed need - for a European Constitution, recently agreed by EU members subject to ratification next year.
23/11/2004
The battle for the soul of Islam will be fought by young Muslims - in the West, writes Irshad Manji.
22/11/2004
The Algerian government has examined and approved a preliminary draft of amendments to the Family Code (1984).