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10-Year-Old Rape Survivor Must Be Allowed a Life-Saving Abortion
World  (tags: Paraguay, women, girls, reproductive rights, petitions )

- 147 days ago -
The life of a 10-year-old girl who is pregnant after being raped by her stepfather is in danger. Despite the high risk this pregnancy poses and her mother's request, Paraguayan authorities have denied her access to a safe abortion.
Stop Child Marriage and Sexual Initiation Practices
World  (tags: world, humanrights, children, girls, petiton, child marriages )

- 63 days ago -
Target: President Filipe Nyusi of Mozambique and President Edgar Lungu of Zambia Goal: Put an end to abusive sexual initiation practices and help protect young girls from child marriage
End Violence Against Women and Girls Everywhere ~ PLEASE SIGN
World  (tags: women, girls, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, death, ethics, freedoms, politics, violence, world )

- 90 days ago -
Tell David Cameron to help end violence against women and girls.
ISIS Executes 19 Girls for Refusing to Have Sex With Fighters
World  (tags: Islamic State, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', HumanRights, conflict, crime, death, ethics, freedoms, middle-east, terrorism, violence, children, girls, women, slaves, Islam, Muslims )

- 58 days ago -
ISIS executes 19 girls for refusing to have sex with fighters as UN envoy reveals how sex slaves are peddled like barrels of petrol ISIS published price list of captured Yazidi, Christian sex slaves last year
Dad Lets Daughter Drown in Dubai So She's Not Dishonored By Male Lifeguards Touch
World  (tags: Dubai, children, crime, death, ethics, freedoms, middle-east, women, girls, HumanRights )

- 47 days ago -
The father preferred she drown rather than be dishonored by getting touched by male rescuers, reports Emirates 24 News. Lt. Col. Ahmed Burqibah, deputy director of the Dubai polices search and rescue team, confirmed the incident happened.
Nigeria Says It's Rescued Nearly 300 Women and Girls From Boko Haram | Mother Jones
World  (tags: Nigeria, girls, rescue, Boko Haram )

- 158 days ago -
Two-hundred girls and 93 women have been rescued from a Boko Haram stronghold in the Sambisa Forest, the Nigerian Armed Forces said Tuesday.
Take the Girl Like Me/Boy Like Me Pledge ~ PLEASE SIGN
World  (tags: women, girls, women's rights, violence, world, society, terrorism, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, ethics, freedoms, crime, death, politics )

- 362 days ago -
Take the pledge to help girls break free of poverty, violence, and inequality and show the world what YOU stand for.
How Two French Girls Were Lured to Jihad Online
World  (tags: conflict, violence, jihad, France, syria, girls, terrorism )

- 357 days ago -
LEZIGNAN-CORBIERES, FRANCE - On the day she left for Syria, Sahra strode along the train platform with two bulky schoolbags slung over her shoulder. In a grainy image caught on security camera, the French teen tucks her hair into a headscarf.
Take Slavery in Iraq to the International Criminal Court
World  (tags: Islam, Muslims, slavery, girls, women, rape, slaves, children, conflict, corruption, crime, freedoms, HumanRights, iraq, middle-east, society, terrorism, violence, war )

- 9 days ago -
On March 2015, the OHCHR released a report on ISIS crimes in Iraq, and one of the recommendations was for the situation to be referred to the International Criminal Court. This is important progress, and we need to keep the pressure on until the Secur
ISIS Fighters Widely Believe Raping Children Is a Prayer to God
World  (tags: Islamic State, rape, girls, children, conflict, crime, death, ethics, freedoms, HumanRights, middle-east, terrorism, violence )

- 48 days ago -
IS has heavily targeted both Christians and Yazidis in its conquest of territory in Iraq and Syria, and according to community leaders is still holding captive at least 3,144 Yazidis.

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