Archive for June, 2014

Honor Killing In Pakistan

06/25/2014 | Blog | Uncategorized

By Veshal Gondal  Farzana Parveen, a 25 year old pregnant women, was stoned to death in front of the Lahore courthouse by her family members. Her only mistake was, that […]

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A Different Kind of Victory: How the Zaatari Refugee Camp is Using Soccer

06/24/2014 | Blog

 By Virginia Lyon As fans around the globe tune in to watch the World Cup we are reminded that soccer has always been more than just a sport.  For most […]

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Egypt’s New Stance on Sexual Harassment

06/19/2014 | Blog

By Virginia Lyon In his last week as Egypt’s leader, interim president Adly Mansour approved a decree criminalizing sexual harassment. Prior to the decree issued in early June Egypt’s laws […]

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Human trafficking and the kidnapping of 276 Nigerian girls

06/2/2014 | Blog

By Mariana Pereira The issue of human trafficking is often ignored, and not given appropriate importance. Sex trafficking is a violation of human rights according to the Universal Declaration of […]

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