News

30/6/2002
Since the 60th ratification on 11 April 2002, the Rome Statute enters into force on 1 July 2002 at which time the jurisdiction of the International Criminal Court over crimes of genocide, war crimes and crimes against humanity will take effect.
30/6/2002
After Ahmedabad, Vadodara (also known as Baroda) experienced the most widespread and sustained violence following the Godhra massacre on 27th February 2002.
30/6/2002
A report of women’s experiences of the genocide in Vadodara.
27/6/2002
The People's Union for Civil Liberties (PUCL) and Vadodara Shanti Abhiyan (VSA) report severely indicts the state government, the city police and local politicians for instigating and committing violence.
25/6/2002
The search for a successor to Mary Robinson has begun.
24/6/2002
Sima Samar, former women's affairs minister, fears for her safety.
23/6/2002
The International Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission (IGLHRC) has learned that the Egyptian government has decided to retry 50 of the defendants in the "Cairo 52" case.
11/6/2002
A collective of Arab lesbians or lesbians of Arabic language and culture, living in native lands or lands of exile.
10/6/2002
Malaysian women's groups have warned that plans to enact strict Islamic laws in an opposition-ruled state would be a leap backwards in the fight for gender equality.