Most of the theatrical gowns designed by Feryal Kilidar over 32 years have gone up in smoke – burned by looters.
An educator in Saudi Arabia is coming up with a book that seeks to correct false notions of women's roles in their society and how these notions are being upheld by a misinterpretation of the Qur'an, the holy book of Islam.
Includes a reference to Security Council Resolution 1325 in the preamble.
5000 people attended the first Public Declaration on FGC abandonment in Burkina Faso.
Two prominent women’s networks in Afghanistan and Kosovo, representing hundreds of influential women activists, have pledged solidarity to Iraqi women.
Muslim women working towards social change in South Asia.
Amnesty International has expressed its concern that Toujan al-Faisal is not being allowed to stand as a candidate in the upcoming Jordanian parliamentary elections of 17 June, 2003.
Tony Blair was accused of caving in to evangelical Christians last night after it emerged that new government legislation will allow faith schools, churches, hospices and other religious employers to sack lesbian and gay staff.
In January, Benin joined the growing list of African countries that have made female circumcision/female genital mutilation (FC/FGM) a crime.
Urge Egypt to Release All Those Imprisoned on the Basis of Their Sexual Orientation.