#SheDefends |Launching Statement for the 16 Days of Activism

Launching Statement for the 16 Days of Activism Campaign to Combat Violence against Women, all Women. #SheDefends The Regional Coalition for Women Human Rights Defenders in the Middle East and North Africa…

Case 173 and its Remnants Must be Dropped!

Joint Statement – 5 November 2021    Case 173 and its Remnants Must be Dropped!   In Egypt, Case 173 of 2011, known as the NGO Foreign Funding Case, which initially targeted…

A CALL TO ACTION: UNITED FOR SUDAN AGAINST TYRANNY

On the dawn of October 25, 2021, a military coup was attempted, where prime minister Abdallah Hamdok was among those reported to have been put under house arrest[1] along with cabinet members.…

Social media Consultant!

Hi! We are looking for a social media consultant for the coalition’s accounts on Twitter, Facebook, Linkedin, YouTube, and Instagram. They will manage the profiles, share content, take care of followers, and…

Stop the Criminalization of Palestinian WHRD Shatha Odeh

Statement – 30 September 2021 Shatha Odeh, a 60-year old Palestinian WHRD who defends the right to health services in the West Bank, and the Director of the Health Work Committees, continues…

Crimes of War and Incarceration of WHRDs in MENA

Crimes against Humanity, Crimes of War and Incarceration of WHRDs in MENA The TOBE Foundation for Rights & Freedoms, Women Human Rights Defenders (WHRD) Regional Coalition in the Middle East and North…

Egypt: Call for immediate release of WHRD Amal Fathy

On 11 May 2018, Egyptian security forces stormed into the house of woman human rights defender Amal Fathy in Cairo, where she lives with her husband. Security forces searched the premises and…

STANDING UP FOR MOZN & AZZA!

STANDING UP FOR MOZN & AZZA!   A CALL FOR THE INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY TO PROTECT WHRDS & HRDS IN EGYPT On the 11th of January 2017, the Elementary Court of North Cairo…

The Status of Women Human Rights Defenders in Syria

This research paper aims to highlight the situation of WHRDs in Syria. The paper will briefly look into the changing situation of WHRDs before the conflict and analyze the variety of issues…

Launching Statement of #SheDefends Campaign

The WHRD coalition in MENA launches the #SheDefends campaign at a time when darkness is falling in the region. We are experiencing an upsurge of violence against women, specifically, against those who…

TRAVEL BANS DO NOT HIDE VIOLATIONS

Statement from the coalition: TRAVEL BANS DO NOT HIDE VIOLATIONS 27 June 2016 This week, members of The Regional Coalition for Women Human Rights Defenders were scheduled to hold a meeting in…

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