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WOMEN AND ISLAMIC LAW
Dispatches from the Field
Joint Criminal Enterprise
Mediation in sexual assault cases
Prosecuting Sex Crimes During Conflict
Rape shield law
The Shayara Bano Petition
violence against women
Keynote by Honourable Judge Tek Narayan Kunwar
Afghanistan's Anti-Harassment Law, and why it should be amended
Medica Afghanistan PRESS RELEASE OUR FIRST ANTI-HARASSMENT LAW AND WHY IT SHOULD BE AMENDED 8 March 2017 In November 2016, Parliament...
Child grooming: India must take measures to protect children from online sexual abuse
This article was first published on First Post here and is republished here with the permission of the author. Earlier this month,...
Understanding non-consensual pornography: How to recognise,defeat online sexual violence
This article was first published on First Post here and is republished here with the permission of the author. Recently, Kannada actor...
Petition to amend the Anti-Sexual Harassment Law in Afghanistan
Earlier this year, we worked with Medica Afghanistan to review the newly enacted Anti-Sexual Harassment Law in Afghanistan. After the...
Remedies at the heart of justice
1. The CEDAW Committee made General Recommendations on women's access to justice CEDAW/C/GC/33 in July 2015. Paragraph 19 on page 9...
The Role of Stories and Safe Spaces in Our Work
“The idea this week is not to lecture or teach, but to experience.” Sondos Shabayek, Workshop Facilitator SAHR is a non-profit human...
Does it matter that we call it torture?
We usually think of torture as an act by the State against an individual, and, usually against an individual in prison or a detention...
Specialized courts & victim satisfaction
There is a strong correlation between victim satisfaction and their participation in the justice process. Around the world, specialized...
#IWillGoOut - March With Us on 21 January 2017
Following our last post about the incident in Bangalore this New Year’s, we invite you to join us, together with a collective of...
What does it mean to organise with emotion?
Legal arguments on sexual harassment (1)
"Anonymising" witness identity and the right of fair trial
Seeking compensation for survivors of violence
The threshold of State Accountability: Case of Kontrová v. Slovakia
Can the State be held accountable for failing to prevent violence? The case of Opuz v Turkey (ECHR)
SEXUAL VIOLENCE AS A WAR CRIME
WOMEN AND ISLAMIC LAW
ARBITRARY DETENTION & TORTURE
WOMEN IN PRISON
REFUGEES & ASYLUM
WRITING AMICUS BRIEFS
LAW AND JURISPRUDENCE
CHALLENGING DEFENSE TACTICS
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