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Despite mounting abuse claims, here’s why Jammeh is unlikely to face justice soon
Despite mounting abuse claims, here’s why Jammeh is unlikely to face justice soon
Two weeks ago, new allegations were added to a litany of human rights abuses that have been levied against the former president of The Gambia,...
R. Kelly arrested on child pornography charges: report
R. Kelly arrested on child pornography charges: report
R. Kelly has been arrested on child pornography and other charges, the New York Times reported, in the latest criminal investigation into...
Nigeria’s poisonous patriarchy
Nigeria’s poisonous patriarchy
IBADAN, NIGERIA – Nearly every country has some way to go to achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls by 2030, in line with United...
Former Gambian dictator Jammeh was a 'serial sexual predator'
Former Gambian dictator Jammeh was a 'serial sexual predator'
Yahya Jammeh, a brutal dictator who ruled the Gambia for more than two decades, was forced out of office in January 2017 — despite his best...
There’s another, more prevalent violence at schools
There’s another, more prevalent violence at schools
Recent stabbings and deaths at some South African schools have had people pondering on what causes this and what the appropriate response should...
Bathabile Dlamini & the case of SA's disappearing rape crisis services
Bathabile Dlamini & the case of SA's disappearing rape crisis services
More than half of the country's Thuthuzela Care Centres (TCCs) are without counselling services or have been forced to rely on one or two social...
What’s the one thing rape crisis centres in SA & Malawi are missing?
What’s the one thing rape crisis centres in SA & Malawi are missing?
The air is still and scalding at Blantyre’s Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital. Nurses are stifling yawns and scrolling through their phones,...
In South Sudan, illness is as deadly as war
In South Sudan, illness is as deadly as war
By the time he was brought into the remote clinic in northeastern South Sudan, two-year-old Nyachoat was already convulsing from the malaria...
UN backs weakened resolution on sexual violence in conflicts
UN backs weakened resolution on sexual violence in conflicts
Nobel Peace Prize laureates Nadia Murad and Denis Mukwege called Tuesday for justice for victims of sexual violence in conflict zones, as the...
Sri Lanka interviews 47 potential hangmen
Sri Lanka interviews 47 potential hangmen
Sri Lanka on Wednesday began interviewing 47 applicants for two positions as hangmen, officials said, as Amnesty International urged Colombo not to...
Amnesty accuses Nordic states of failing rape survivors
Amnesty accuses Nordic states of failing rape survivors
Rights group Amnesty International on Wednesday accused four Nordic countries renowned as bastions of gender equality of having "shockingly high...
The village where men are banned
The village where men are banned
Jane says she was raped by three men wearing Gurkha uniforms. She was herding her husband’s goats and sheep, and carrying firewood, when she was...

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