News

2/8/2004
Antichoice group violates election law with ad in conservative weekly.
30/7/2004
The Women's Learning Partnership (WLP) announce a Hausa Edition of their leadership handbook.
29/7/2004
On June 30 this year, the Strasbourg-based European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) in Leyla Sahin v. Turkey unanimously ruled that the university’s headscarf ban did not infringe the European Convention on Human Rights.
28/7/2004
The draft bill has been submitted to the parliamentarian committee for discussion and then for submission for approval by the president.
27/7/2004
A presentation from the Asia Pacific NGO Forum of Beijing +10.
26/7/2004
Presentation from the Asia Pacific NGO Forum of Beijing +10.
23/7/2004
Women's Initiatives for Gender Justice highlight the appointment of women to key positions within the International Criminal Court.
22/7/2004
Girls as young as eight are being raped in Darfur and used as sex slaves. The mass rapes ongoing in Darfur are war crimes and crimes against humanity but the international community is doing very little to stop it, Amnesty International said.
22/7/2004
Acts of police harassment are taking place following several events, including the publication of a book entitled “Torture Days: Experiences of Women at Police Stations.”