Articles with keyword "Human Rights Advocacy"
Posted on: Thursday, July 12, 2012
Join MADRE and fellow activists for a conversation July 18th
Posted on: Wednesday, May 16, 2012
As the leaders of the 8 largest economies prepare to meet, MADRE demands an end to business-as-usual policies.
Posted on: Thursday, May 10, 2012
This Mother's Day, MADRE is envisioning a world where mothers are appreciated all year long.
Posted on: Wednesday, April 18, 2012
Help us draft a new G8 Agenda that upholds women's human rights worldwide.
Posted on: Thursday, March 22, 2012
This week's ruling condemns Chile's 2003 decision to rescind child custody from Karen Atala based on sexual orientation.
Posted on: Monday, March 19, 2012
Today, Ana Ceto Chávez of Muixil in Guatemala, will testify before the UN Human Rights Committee.
Posted on: Thursday, June 2, 2011
MADRE's work combating violence against women in Haiti was among the winners of the annual Gender Justice Uncovered Awards.
Posted on: Friday, April 15, 2011
We just received a statement from Yanar Mohammed, President of our partner in Iraq, condemning the torture of youth activists.
Posted on: Monday, March 28, 2011
Last week, a youth activist organizing pro-democracy protests in Iraq was kidnapped, detained and tortured...
Posted on: Wednesday, March 23, 2011
This Friday, MADRE and KOFAVIV will testify before the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights on the crisis of rape in Haiti.
Posted on: Thursday, January 6, 2011
A group of human rights advocates and attorneys call on the Haitian government to take immediate steps to prevent sexual violence against Haitian women and girls.
Human Rights Groups File Legal Petition on Sexual Violence Against Women and Girls in Camps for Displaced in Haiti
Posted on: Wednesday, October 20, 2010
Today, a group of advocates and attorneys for displaced women in Haiti submitted a petition calling for urgent action to confront an epidemic of sexual violence in the camps for displaced people.
Posted on: Friday, October 15, 2010
Help us raise $75,000 by December 1!
Posted on: Thursday, July 15, 2010
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMADRE: Rights, Resources, and Results for Women WorldwideContact: Diana Duarte, Media Coordinator (New York): (212) 627-0444; email: email@example.comLisa Davis, Human Rights Advocacy Director (Geneva): firstname.lastname@example.org
MADRE Presents Report to...
Posted on: Monday, June 21, 2010
The Colombian government has not taken the necessary measures to investigate and end the hostility towards Afro-descendants, indigenous people and women leaders, who are solely defending their human rights. Take action for their human rights.
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MADRE & Our Partners Make News
Iraqi government 'likely complicit' in persecution of LGBT community (The Guardian, November 19, 2014)
LGBT Iraqis face 'imminent risk of death' under Islamic State (Washington Blade, November 19, 2014)
Iraq: "When Coming Out is a Death Sentence" (San Diego Gay & Lesbian News, November 19, 2014)
The World's Obsession With Schoolgirls As Victims, And Why It's Putting Them In Danger (Think Progress, November 9, 2014)
Forbidden Talk - Prostitution in the Middle East (Levant TV, October 7, 2014)