International women's rights organization using the law to end discrimination and violence against women & girls globally for 30 years.
Consent is still a legal defence to those charged with rape in New Zealand, even if the alleged victim was a child at the timetheguardian.com
At the start of the year 2022, eight Asian countries – Bangladesh, Malaysia, Brunei, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines, Singapore, and Thailand – had sex-discriminatory provisions in their citizenship...equalitynow.org
Sexual violence against women and girls in Nigeria’s northeastern region persists because of the Nigerian government’s lax response to cases of sexual offences.theconversation.com
Malaysia is one of just 28 countries that do not allow women to pass on their nationality on an equal basis with men.aljazeera.com
As the United States faces growing restrictions on abortion, activists in Latin America are increasingly relying on one another to knock down barriers in the region.nytimes.com
Content Advisory: This story addresses the human rights violation of female genital mutilation or cutting, FGM/C. Viewers should watch at their own discretio...youtube.com