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All texts on the issue Violence against Women


Country Situations Mar 20, 2014


Country Situations Mar 04, 2014

Central African Republic: UN experts warn about widespread torture, ill-treatment and sexual violence

News Aug 06, 2013 - Several UN experts raised their deep concerns about the human rights violations in the Central African Republic. In a press release of 5

Tanzania: Socially marginalized groups highly at risk of torture and ill-treatment by police

News Jun 23, 2013 - HRW and the Wake Up and Step Forward Coalition (WASO) stated in a newly released report that sex workers, people who use drugs

Afghanistan: 400 women and girls imprisoned for “moral crimes”

News May 30, 2012 - On Monday 28 March 2012, Human Rights Watch (HRW) released a report concerning the imprisonment of women and girls for so called “moral