The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights grants urgent measures to protect the rights of women and girls in Venezuela
An international human rights organization and four Venezuelan organizations*, united in a coalition called Red Equivalencias en Acción, presented a request for precautionary measures before the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights, seeking to protect pregnant Venezuelan women who go to Maternidad Concepción Palacios, a hospital in Caracas, for healthcare services.
The human rights body determined that the rights of women and their newborn babies were at grave risk and asked the Venezuelan State to adopt the measures necessary to protect their lives and health.
Women's Link is representing four female migrant workers who suffered labour exploitation and sexual harassment while harvesting strawberries in SpainThe international human rights organization states that the business model of the strawberry industry in Spain seeks to obtain the maximum financial benefit, regardless of the rights of women migrant workers
Women’s Link emphasizes that companies and the Spanish State must accept the responsibility for this situation, in order to ensure that the human rights of female seasonal workers take priority over any economic or business interests
Today, human rights organizations TRIAL International and Women’s Link Worldwide bring the first case relating to the Franco regime before the United Nations. 44 years after the fall of the dictatorship, relatives and survivors are still awaiting justice - high time for Spain to shed light on the crimes of its past.
In 2018, the four worst judicial decisions for women and girls’ rights were issued by courts in Spain, El Salvador, Mexico, and Sudan
Announcing the winners of the tenth edition of the Gender Justice Uncovered Awards, hosted by the international organization Women’s Link Worldwide, recognizing the best and worst rulings on gender equality issued by courts all over the world
Today it begins the tenth edition of the Gender Justice Awards, where people all over the world choose the best and worst judicial decisions related to gender equality
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