Tag Archives: Human rights


The UAE must release Latifa and Shamsa – and stop denying women basic rights

I’m a hostage, I’m not free … I am enslaved, imprisoned in this jail, my life is not in my hands … I have been by myself in solitary confinement with no trial and no charge.” These are the words...


African governments failing girls on equality, report finds

Girls in Africa are being “condemned to a lifetime of discrimination and inequality” due to government failures, according to new data. Ranking 52 countries in the continent according to how “girl-friendly” they are, a report published on Friday by advocacy group African Child Policy...