For June, in which Kuwait has the presidency of
“It’s important to be aware of what’s going on in the world and to think about how you can start to make a difference, even when you’re a kid.”
For June, in which Kuwait has the presidency of
For June, in which France has the presidency of the UN Security Council, the MAP provides recommendations on the situ
The report "Good Girl's Don't Protest" discusses the abuse Sudanese women face at the hands of Government security fo
UN independent experts have urged Sudan to end flogging punishments for women accused of so called moral crimes, stre
How best can international development agencies and indigenous NGOs support the efforts of women in the countries whe
Lawyers and rights activists are calling for a change in Sudan's laws which allow for the marriage of girls as young
Mahasa sits in the dust outside the hut she built herself, holding her youngest son in her arms.
On Sunday November 25, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, the start of the annual 1
Tahany Hassan, a 17-year-old high school female student was shot in the head and killed on 31 July by the Sudanese po
This paper is based on fieldwork conducted in Egypt with South Sudanese female refugees seeking educational, legal an
Displaced women in camps across Darfur have expressed their anger at the recent escalation of rapes carried out by mi
A U.S.-based group of physicians on Tuesday released medical evidence of widespread torture, sexual assault and other
The chief of the joint United Nations-African Union operation in Darfur (UNAMID) stressed today his commitment to end
The bodies of two women who had been raped and murdered in Gerud locality were found in the region of Kara, South Dar
A report published in conjunction with a human rights conference to be held in Gambia from 24 October to 7 November p
Haraza Organisation for Peace and Development
Subject: Peace and Development; Darfur, Sudan.
On 25 July the Khartoum Media Court, headed by the judge Mudathir Al-Rashid, sentenced the female journalist Amal Hab
Violence against women is rampant, devastating and tolerated in South Sudan and the new country needs to address thes
The International Press Institute (IPI) today condemned the decision of a Sudanese court to sentence a journalist to
A water project supported by the UN-African Union peacekeeping force (UNAMID) in eight villages of North Darfur will
Armed men wearing uniforms and mounted on camels committed seven rapes in Shagra area, targeting displaced women who
A key police officer in the minister of internal affairs of the government of south Sudan denied Friday allegations o
Anti-government protesters, who have taken to the streets of Khartoum and other Sudanese cities over recent weeks, ru
Sudanese security authorities have employed several forms of gender-based violence, including rape, against female ac
Female members of the Islamic opposition Popular Congress Party (PCP) in North Sudan claimed they were assaulted on W
The recent launch of the new U.N. Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women, or U.N.
The Declaration on violence against women adopted by the UN General Assembly in 1993 requires states to exercise due
AMPALA, Jan 13, 2011 (IPS) - John Garang, the revered late leader of the Sudan Peoples' Liberation Movement, once sai
Southern Sudan has a history of gender-based violence (GBV) during times of conflict and instability.
Nairobi/Khartoum - A human rights watchdog has called on Sudan to end the practice of lashing and refrain from arrest
Khartoum, 16 Dec.
Khartoum, Sudan -- A YouTube video of Sudanese police officers laughing as they publicly flogged a pleading, fleeing
(Nairobi) - The arrest of more than 60 Sudanese women's rights activists on December 14, 2010, for peacefully protest
About 30 Sudanese women have been arrested for holding a protest march over a video which allegedly shows a policeman
On Christmas Eve 2008 and over the following three weeks, 865 women, men and children were savagely beaten to death a
The whole world was shocked after a video was leaked on you tube last week showing a Sudanese woman being lashed at A
KHARTOUM — Sudan's judiciary is investigating the brutal whipping of a young woman, allegedly by uniformed poli
Graphic footage on YouTube showing a Sudanese woman being lashed have led to shocked reactions among Sudanese expats
December 2, 2010 (JUBA) - Women activists are calling on the government of southern Sudan to allocate more resources
Sunday, November 4, 2010, (JUBA) – The South Sudan Human Rights Commission said on Thursday said that effective
Women in the Sudanese region of Darfur have been raped with impunity since the start of the conflict there in 2003.
If there is one group that faces special challenges in Southern Sudan, it is women.
RUMBEK, 6 October 2010 (IRIN) - If there is one group that faces special challenges in Southern Sudan, it is women.