Gender Justice Uncovered Awards

And the winners are...


  • 2018 Jury
  • Isabel Coixet
  • Luciana Peker
  • Willy Mutunga
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GAVEL AWARD WINNERS 2018

Decisions that Promote Gender Equality
Gold

Respect women’s rights

For the first time, the African Court of Human and Peoples Rights finds state violation of women’s rights under international law. The Court ruled that Mali should amend...

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Silver
Gender-based violence

No more revictimization

The Inter-American Court of Human Rights affirmed that the Nicaragua failed to provide adequate protections and further traumatized a 10-year-old girl during their investigation...

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BLUDGEON AWARD WINNERS 2018

Decisions that Negatively Affect Gender Equality
Silver

"La Manada" case

Five men were convicted in a Spanish court for sexual abuse of an 18-year-old woman at the Festival of San Fermín. The Court convicted the...

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Bronze
Abortion

Raped, pregnant, and jailed

A young Salvadoran woman was the victim of rape and became pregnant without knowing it. She suffered a miscarriage, was charged with aggravated homicide and sentenced to...

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PEOPLE'S CHOICE GAVEL 2018

PEOPLE'S CHOICE BLUDGEON 2018

Gender Justice Awards in the media

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