News

11/9/2003
Asghar Ali Engineer reports on a conference in Abuja, Northern Nigeria on Islamic penal and family laws and human rights.
8/9/2003
More information on the campaign that seeks to repeal the Family law - or personal status law - that has, since 1984, institutionalised the inferiority of Algerian women for the last 20 years.
8/9/2003
Empowering Girls and Young Women at Risk in Morocco is intended to be a comprehensive and practical guide to working with girls and young women at risk from a human rights based approach.
7/9/2003
Parliament in Jordan has overwhelmingly rejected a proposed law imposing harsher punishments for men who kill female relatives in what are known as "honour killings".
31/8/2003
The Women's Human Rights Training Evaluation Report will serve as a useful tool for all NGOs, activists, academicians and researchers working in areas related to human rights education and social change.
28/8/2003
A message from BAOBAB for Women's Human Rights, Lagos, Nigeria regarding the case of Amina Lawal.
27/8/2003
An Islamic court in the northern Nigerian state of Katsina has postponed for one month its ruling on the appeal of Amina Lawal.
26/8/2003
A letter from BAOBAB for Women's Human Rights, Lagos, Nigeria regarding the case of Amina Lawal.
26/8/2003
Indians and Pakistanis orchestrated joint actions across a dozen cities to boost the momentum for peace.