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Posted on: Thursday, March 13, 2014
This report calls for accountability and redress for these violations, which experts consider to be crimes against humanity and war crimes
Posted on: Monday, March 19, 2012
Today, Ana Ceto Chávez of Muixil in Guatemala, will testify before the UN Human Rights Committee.
Posted on: Monday, March 12, 2012
UN panel discussion highlights rise of sexual exploitation in Haiti, detailed in MADRE report
Posted on: Tuesday, February 28, 2012
Join MADRE and our partners at a panel event on rural women at the United Nations.
Posted on: Monday, November 28, 2011
MADRE underscores that prioritizing the expertise of grassroots women worldwide is critical to addressing climate change while upholding human rights
Posted on: Wednesday, October 12, 2011
Today, the demand of Haitian women's rights activists for an end to violations of their human rights will be heard at the United Nations in Geneva.
Posted on: Tuesday, May 24, 2011
The Indigenous Women of North, Central and South America gathered today...
Posted on: Friday, May 20, 2011
MADRE received this press release from Verónica Vargas...
Posted on: Thursday, April 7, 2011
MADRE submitted this report to the UN Human Rights Council, in preparation for a review of human rights in Haiti in October 2011. To download a pdf version of this report in its entirety, click here. 1. This...
Posted on: Tuesday, November 30, 2010
To end violence against women, we must all unite.
Posted on: Monday, November 15, 2010
The United States is now the lone holdout on endorsement of the Declaration.
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: Wednesday, May 20, 2009
In a precedent-setting move, the United Nations Committee against Torture has called for Nicaragua to modify its abortion laws. Since October 2006, Nicaragua has eliminated all exceptions to a ban on abortions, including procedures to save the life of the...
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MADRE & Our Partners Make News
Peru TV slammed by UN as racial stereotypes paraded for cheap laughs (The Guardian, September 3, 2014)
In Iraq, women 'are the battlefield' (Women Under Siege , August 12, 2014)
Haitian woman faces death threats for speaking out about violence against women (WBEZ Worldview, July 16, 2014)
Media Spotlight Turns Away from Iraq, as Concerns Mount Over Human Rights and Political Stalemate (Uprising Radio, July 11, 2014)
Iraq: The women left behind (Aljazeera, July 3, 2014)