Four men were sentenced to death on Friday for raping and murdering a woman in New Delhi last December, satisfying a public clamour for them to be hanged for a crime that forced India to confront its culture of violence against women. >>>
The second review of the Republic of Korea under the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) took place on the 25 October, and began with a presentation by Mr Ghil Tae-Ki, Vice-Minister for Justice. The delegation was high-level, and included the Gender Minister and the Director of Human Rights Policy at the Ministry of Justice.
23/08/2011 | Charge de Communication Pan Africa ILGA
Freedom Sudan is the only LGBTI organisation in Sudan. The organisation was formed in December 2006 and is considered illegal. Homosexual behavior is illegal in Sudan and homosexuals face the death penalty. A member of Freedom Sudan recently posted a video to YouTube encouraging the Sudanese people to start talking openly about homosexuality. >>>