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Kuwait academic charged with blasphemy over TV interview

A prominent female academic and human rights activist in Kuwait has been charged with blasphemy.

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Urgent Appeal: in support of Shaikha Binjasim

The Kuwaiti human rights defender, Shaikha Binjasim has been advocating on social media for freedom of conscience and freedom of speech. She is now facing charges of blasphemy by the authorities of Kuweit.

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Intimidation and smear campaign against human rights defender Cristina Auerbach

A new defamatory article against human rights defender Cristina Auerbach was published. This follows an incident in which Cristina was intimidated and threatened as she left work in the town of Cloete, Coahuila.

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Intimidation and smear campaign against human rights defender Cristina Auerbach

A new defamatory article against human rights defender Cristina Auerbach was published. This follows an incident in which Cristina was intimidated and threatened as she left work in the town of Cloete, Coahuila.

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Calling for the release of Zainab Al-Khawaja

Join the growing chorus of international voices in calling for the immediate and unconditional release of Zainab Al-Khawaja and her infant son, as well as her father Abdulhadi Al-Khawaja.

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“Life, Again, and in Place: Solidarity with Cizre, Sur, Silopi” - Support the rebuilding of homes in Turkey

Through this online campaign, The Women's Peace Initiative in Turkey asks for your support for the rebuilding of towns in the Kurdish region in Turkey, destroyed during recent curfews.

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Take up Berta's struggle!

Lend your name to continue Berta Cáceres’ struggle to protect the Gualcarque River and indigenous territories in Honduras from megaprojects like the Agua Zarca hydroelectric dam.

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IMD demands Justice for Berta!

The Honduran woman human rights defender Berta Cáceres was murdered on 3 March 2016. Join IM-Defensoras in condemning this murder and demanding justice.

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IMD demands Justice for Berta!

The Honduran woman human rights defender Berta Cáceres was murdered on 3 March 2016. Join IM-Defensoras in condemning this murder and demanding justice.

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IMD demands Justice for Berta!

The Honduran woman human rights defender Berta Cáceres was murdered on 3 March 2016. Join IM-Defensoras in condemning this murder and demanding justice.

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