Somali Women Human Rights Defenders

Somali Women Human Rights Defenders

Protect one WHRD, empower thousand !

Women human rights defenders work tirelessly to uphold, promote, and secure the rights of women and girls, and society as a whole. They have greatly contributed to the progress made so far in achieving gender equality and the enjoyment of human rights. A safe and enabling work environment for women human rights defenders is necessary for their work to be impactful. Somalia where incidents of human rights violations from drone attacks against civilian population and the controversial law of child marriage to systematic rape and summery and extra judicial killings. Most of our reports highlight some of the most updated research about human rights violations and suggest solutions in the recommendations and urges all stake holders of the human rights situation in Somalia. Our reports contain information about human rights violations against journalists and independent media outlets and women human rights defenders WHRDs in Somalia as well as other human rights defenders and the civil society.

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Guide and Guidelines on the Protection of Women Human Rights in Africa                                                     Guide and Guidelines on the Protection of Women Human Rights in Africa | Publications | UN Women – Africa

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