Women’s stories from the frontline of Sudan’s revolution must be told
Women are leading Sudan’s revolt against religious fundamentalism. As in Egypt and Saudi Arabia they face a violent backlash. But they must win.
Published in: democraciaAbiertaNo podemos permitirnos el lujo de estar traumatizados: la realidad de los defensores locales
Cuando los activistas de derechos humanos son al mismo tiempo defensores y víctimas, el autocuidado puede parecer un lujo imposible. Una contribución al debate de openGlobalRights sobre la salud mental, la resiliencia y los derechos humanos. العربية. English.
Published in: openGlobalRights-openpageWe cannot afford to be traumatized: the reality for grassroots advocates
When human rights defenders are both advocates and victims, self-care can seem like an impossible luxury. A contribution to the openGlobalRights debate on mental health, resilience and human rights. العربية. Español.
Without global solidarity the women’s movement will collapse
Borders are closing across the world, blocking women from the Global South both from seeking refuge, having a voice and working on global gender justice.
The call of Sudanese women human rights defenders
Women activists challenging the fundamental structures of their communities and calling for new terms of peaceful coexistence between the Sudanese people, are facing prosecution, sexual violence, and harsh punishment by Sudan's security service, says Nazik Kabalo