Women's Rights And Women's Day

March 8 is a major day of global celebration for economic, political and social achievements of women, but also it is a day to remind the governments which have enacted more laws that violate women’s rights, that they must review these laws, which for example allow the labor offices to force these women into contracts […]

The Killing of Women and Girls Shames Every Society

“Women and girls continue to be killed in large numbers around the world. Based on estimates from the UN Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) at least 43,000 women were murdered by their intimate partners or family members in 2012” said Yury Fedotov, the Executive Director of the UN Office on Drugs and Crime at […]

Israel Denies Visa to UN Expert on Violence against Women

Euromid Observer – An official visit to the Palestinian territories by a United Nations human rights expert on violence against women has been cancelled due to Israel’s visa denial.

The UN Special Rapporteur on Violence against Women, its Causes and Consequences, Rashida Manjoo, was scheduled to arrive in the Palestinian territories on January 19 to engage […]

Houses Destroyed Over the Heads of Residents in Gaza

هل عباس رئيساً لشعب فلسطين أم أنه مستشرق ضعيف أم سفيرا لإسرائيل في فلسطين؟؟

Houses Destroyed over the Heads of Residents and Evacuation Orders in North Gaza – Al Mezan: 167 killed, including 34 children and 27 women, over 1001 injured; including 227 children and 183 women, and 869 houses destroyed, including 187 completely by day […]

Honor Killings Increased in Palestine

In two separate incidents last week under unclear circumstances young women were killed in the Gaza Strip. The Al Mezan Center for Human Rights condemns the crimes and calls on the concerned authorities to launch investigations and bring perpetrators to justice.

On Thursday, 20 February, 2014, S.N.M., 18, was killed at approximately 1:30 pm. A report […]

UN: 58 Percent Of Women Trafficking Cases For Sexual Exploitation

International Women’s Day offers an ideal opportunity to highlight the vulnerability of women and girls to human trafficking across the world.

According to the UN Office on Drugs and Crime’s Global Report on Trafficking in Persons 2012, women account for up to 60 per cent of this vile crime’s global victims. When the figures for women […]

Women In Gaza Are Affected by The Armed Conflict

إمتحانات أبنائنا في الخارج.  موعد الإجتماع الخميس القادم 14 فبراير 2013 بالمكتب الثقافي الساعة السادسة مساءاً

Al Mezan Center for Human Rights – Fact-sheet on Women in Armed Conflict, 2012 – Part of “Strengthening national capacities to monitor and document and advocate for women’s rights in times of armed conflict” project funded by OSF

This fact-sheet shows […]

Abbas: Honor Killings Benefit Women!!

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas promised several times that he would change the shameless laws protecting perpetrators of “honor killings”. But this did not happen. Abbas has backtracked on his promises. Today Dec. 25 2012, Ma’an News Agency reported that Abbas “has no plans to outlaw honor killings”.

The Palestinians believe that the reason for the […]

Austrian Flag
Bild aus dem Parlament

Advertising? Werbung? Click on the picture below. Klicken Sie auf das Bild unten. kawther [dot] salam [at] gmail [dot] com


Advertising? Werbung? Click on the picture below. Klicken Sie auf das Bild unten. kawther [dot] salam [at] gmail [dot] com

Related Books

Support this site by buying these books at Amazon. Thank you!

Der Stephansplatz

Der Stephansplatz

Johann Strauß

Johann Strauß



Nikon (57)

Kurpark Oberlaa


Verbrechen in Israel

Add to Netvibes Creative Commons License