News

13/2/2002
On 8th December 2001, Abok Alfa Akok a Christian woman of 18 years of age from the Dinka tribe, was sentenced by the criminal court in Nyala City, Southern Darfur, to execution by stoning for the crime of adultery.
13/2/2002
Rights and Democracy sends emergency aid for Afghan women.
13/2/2002
Legal experts found similarities in their respective countries' legislation that were discriminatory towards women.
2/2/2002
ARTICULACION FEMINISTA MARCOSUR, has designed an awareness campaign that will be launched at the World Social Forum, Brazil, February 2002.
1/2/2002
Submission to the Tokyo conference on Afghan Reconstruction, 21-22 January 2002.
31/1/2002
Amnesty International welcomes the decision of the Supreme Court of Sri Lanka which on 25 January 2002 granted 150,000 Sri Lankan rupees (approximately US$ 1,600) compensation to Velu Arshadevi, a Tamil woman who was raped in Colombo in June 2001.
30/1/2002
Open letter on freedom of religion in Pakistan.