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Bahrain: #FreeZainabAndBaby, Demand the immediate and unconditional release of Zainab Al-Khawaja and her 15-month-old son
on 1st April, by Nelly

As Bahrain hosts the Formula 1 race beginning on 1 April, ongoing violations of human rights…

The assaults against women and women’s rights activists in Turkey are not acceptable!
on 11th March, by Nelly

On yet another March 8th, we are faced with the violence of the Turkish state, which…

Egypt’s first convicted FGM doctor Fadl loses licence
on 26th February, by Nelly

A court in Egypt has finally revoked the licence of a doctor found guilty last year…

Journalist Ruqia Hassan murdered by Isis after writing on life in Raqqa
on 8th January, by Nelly

Islamic State militants murdered a journalist who wrote about daily life in occupied Raqqa, having accused…

Garbage knows no social class, but fighting it does
on 7th December, by Nelly

Photo credit: Joelle Hatem Accentuated by the scorching summer heat, the pestilential smell of rotting garbage…

Released Egyptian WHRD recounts her arrest and time in prison and calls for the release of all who remain unjustly detained
on 28th November, by Nelly

On September 23, 2015 the Egyptian regime of President Abdel Fattah el Sisi pardoned around 100…

Aya Chebbi: Redefining Feminist Narratives in Tunisia
on 23rd October, by Nelly

Aya Chebbi is an award winning Pan-African feminist activist and blogger. In recognition of her achievements,…

Yafa and Suha Jarrar Speak on the Injustice that Prevails: The Palestinian Occupation and the Gender Dynamics of the Struggle
on 22nd October, by Nelly

Khalida Jarrar is a member of the Palestinian Legislative Council, a leader in the Popular Front…

Struggles for Democracy in Bahrain – Challenging patriarchy in and outside our movements
on 26th August, by Nelly

A powerful youth is leading a human rights struggle in Bahrain, which receives very little media…

Call For Papers: The Non-Exotic Erotic: Questions of Desire and Representation
on 16th July, by Nelly

Kohl is pleased to invite submissions for the second issue of Kohl: a Journal for Body

Egypt: Country of remarkable, yet jailed, women
on 16th July, by Nelly

“No country in the world is safe for women human rights defenders, yet Egypt is particularly…

BuSSy: a place for untold gender stories in Egypt
on 6th July, by Nelly

A group of passionate young Egyptian women and men with a strong belief in the value…

Women to protest at site of Shaimaa Al-Sabbagh killing
on 28th January, by Nelly

A protest has been called for to honour an activist whose high-profile killing on the eve…

The Heart and Soul of Multigenerational Organizing: Dialoguing through Archives
on 11th December, by Nelly

In February 2011, the Coalition of Feminist Organizations; a coalition of more than 15 Egyptian women…

Seven Egyptian women’s human rights defenders sentenced to 3 years in prison
on 26th October, by Nelly

On 26 October 2014, the verdict of the case known as the Ittihadia Presidential Palace was…

Over 220 Global Organizations Call For Immediate Release Of Seven Imprisoned Women Human Rights Defenders In Egypt
on 9th October, by Nelly

PLEASE CLICK HERE TO SIGN THE PETITION  In the lead-up to the October 11th trial…

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