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Help Free An Indonesian Girl, Trafficked and Is Awaiting Death Sentence From Malaysian Government - PLEASE SIGN!!!
World  (tags: Indonesian, Women, Human Trafficking, Abuse, Women, Asia, Crime, Death Sentence, Human Rights )

- 1657 days ago -
An Indonesian girl is awaiting death sentence from Malaysian Government for killing her employer, which she did accidentally in self-defense. She was trafficked to Malaysia and was sold to an elderly employer who tortured and abused her.
Ecofeminism Book By Care2 Friend Jytte Nhanenge Just Published
World  (tags: Poverty, Women, Children, Environment, Society, Health, Politics, Government, Science, Technology, Wildlife, Corporations, Media )

- 2538 days ago -
SEN is honored to announce and review the newly published book, Ecofeminism: Towards Integrating the Concerns of Women, Poor People, and Nature into Development, authored by Care2 member and friend Jytte Nhanenge. Please click and comment in support!
Support the International Violence Against Women Act ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
World  (tags: humans, women, violence, protection )

- 2737 days ago -
Urge the United States House of Representatives, the United States Senate, and President Obama to pass the International Violence Against Women Act (S. 2982/H.R. 4594).
NIGERIA: Child Rape in Kano on the Increase
World  (tags: women, violence, rape, children )

- 3727 days ago -
KANO, 3 January 2008 (IRIN) - Police and government officials in northern Nigeria's city of Kano have reported an upsurge in incidents of child rape and said that young girls are now unsafe in the city.
Shailja Blog: Appeal for Rape Crisis Centres in Kenya
World  (tags: Kenya, rape, women, action alert )

- 3727 days ago -
Urgent Action Fund-Africa has supported The Nairobi Women's Hospital to set up 4 rape crisis response centres in Mathare, Huruma, Jamhuri Park and Kibera. They will provide shelter, security, and medical and psychological care to rape victims.
Stop the Execution of Rizana Nafeek in Saudi Arabia ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
World  (tags: humans, children, rights, death, violence, women )

- 2700 days ago -
Please sign the petition to Sri Lanka President Mahinda Rajapakse to request that he urgently appeals to His Royal Highness, King Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud, to save Rizana Nafeek.
World  (tags: Hhumanrights, killing, peace!, women )

- 4037 days ago -
Once again, one of our leaders of the Brazilian Amazon faces death and torture. Our sister IVETE BASTOS, president of the biggest farmers' union of the Amazon, in the municipality of Santarém in the State of Pará, has received numerous death threats
World  (tags: children, abuse, crime, death, child, corruption, family, health, humans, news, sadness, society, safety, violence, women, rights, police )

- 3666 days ago -
"Just dropping in for a hot minute ... to help out the dry spell, and to give everyone something to do for an afternoon," said still one more.That sordid network was exposed this week, thanks to a global law enforcement operation spanning five countries.
WOMEN'S RIGHTS: Digging Into Egypt's Culture Of Harassment
World  (tags: world, women, society, politics, women's rights, Egypt, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', humanrights, middle-east, freedoms )

- 2591 days ago -
According to one recent report by a women's rights group, some 80 percent of Egyptian women and 90 percent of foreign women visiting the country have been sexually harassed. And the former government did little to stem the problem.
Support the Afghan Women Empowerment Act ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
World  (tags: humans, women, rights, environment, protection, empowerment )

- 2716 days ago -
Urge the United States House of Representatives, the United States Senate, and President Obama to pass the Afghan Women Empowerment Act (H.R.2214, S.229).
Darfur Refugees Flee in 125 - Mile Trek
World  (tags: africa, children, darfur, killing, Refugees&Relief, UnitedNations, women, world )

- 3949 days ago -
Hundreds of women and children fled by foot and on donkeys from Darfur to the neighboring Central African Republic after their town was attacked by planes and helicopters, the U.N. refugee agency said Friday.
KENYA: Rape on the Rise in Post-Election Violence
World  (tags: kenya, women, violence, rape, crime, HumanRights )

- 3727 days ago -
NAIROBI, 2 January 2008 (IRIN) - Amid the violence that engulfed several residential areas of the Kenyan capital following the declaration of controversial results of the presidential elections, women in particular have been targetted.
Violence Against Women Is Not "Natural" or "Inevitable!! Take Action!
World  (tags: Human Rights, violation, women, rape, death, violence )

- 3957 days ago -
Throughout the world, women face violence every day. From the battlefield to the bedroom, women are at risk from violence in all areas of life. Violence against women is an abuse that is not confined to any political or economic system. It is prevalent in
Woman Raped Before "Honor Killing": Court
World  (tags: honor killing, London, murder, love, rape, atrocity, "HUMANRIGHTS!", crime, deaths, freedoms, violence, women, world )

- 3892 days ago -
A Kurdish woman was brutally raped, stamped on and strangled by members of her family and their friends in an "honor killing" carried out at her London home because she had fallen in love with the wrong man....

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