Dubai: Despite obstacles facing women in many regions of the world, over 130 female students from 30 countries were u
Hundreds of people protested on Sunday to demand a law allowing Lebanese women to transfer nationality to their famil
"At the demonstration today in Kafr a-Dik, I noticed looks and finger-pointing from the shabab (nickname for you
As the Arab Spring is reshaping social and political structures across the Middle East region, a Nobel Peace Prize-wi
On March 8, Palestinian women rallied in Gaza and Ramallah to mark International Women's Day.
I do not agree with the phrase "Arab Spring." The overthrow of dictatorships is not sufficient in itself.
Rights groups are becoming increasingly concerned that the Afghan government is willing to surrender women's rights t
Arbitrary arrests. Administrative detention. Abductions. Enforced disappearances. Torture. Rape. Beatings.
In the face of the most prolonged government crackdown in the Arab Spring, Syrian women are protesting alongside men,
Arab women have fought bravely over the last year to demand dignity and new freedoms.
Near the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk, a father doused his three teenage daughters with boiling water and shot them
Across the Middle East, countries are witnessing parliamentary changes under newly-installed governments which have b