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#JusticeForSalwa is Justice For All

Hibaaq Osman | Posted 12.10.2015 | World
Hibaaq Osman

On Human Rights Day last year, activists across the world united in demanding justice for Salwa Bugaighis, the Libyan human rights defender murdered a...

We Won't End Violence Against Women in 16 Days But It's a Start

Hibaaq Osman | Posted 11.30.2015 | World
Hibaaq Osman

While atrocities like the assassination of women who demand only their fundamental rights are easy for anyone to condemn, the 16 days are a global event, so it is important to understand how violence against women manifests itself globally.

The Woman Who Told Libyans to "Fight Peacefully by Using Your Vote"

Hibaaq Osman | Posted 06.24.2016 | World
Hibaaq Osman

A year ago today, what many saw as Libya's last chance for a democratic future ended in the kind of tragedy and violence that has marked the country's recent history.

On Human Rights Day, We Remember Salwa Bugaighis

Hibaaq Osman | Posted 02.09.2015 | Impact
Hibaaq Osman

Today we spread the message that human rights are nothing if they are not universal. We seek justice for Salwa, not merely in the prosecution of her assassins, but in peace, security and democratic freedom for the people of Libya.

Honoring Those Lost in the Struggle to Eliminate Violence Against Women

Hibaaq Osman | Posted 01.24.2015 | World
Hibaaq Osman

The torture and torment of women has become an ideology for some. What we can give ourselves as women, no one else will. Women of the world, rise up for your dignity and equality.

Where Are the Religious Leaders for the Nigerian Girls?

Heidi Legg | Posted 09.16.2014 | Religion
Heidi Legg

This week the Archbishop of Canterbury welcomed the historic vote by the Church of England to allow women bishops, but how will this translate for women across the world? Meanwhile, the Nigerian girls are still missing.