Press releases

SALAM and NPWJ convene Conference to highlight sectarian division and discrimination of Shia in Bahrain Read More

Bahrain: NPWJ joins civil society call for the unconditional release of Zainab al-Khawaja Read More

War crimes in Bangladesh: NPWJ calls for exclusion of death penalty and full respect of fair trials guarantees Read More

Vacation of Ruto and Sang charges signals crucial need for overhaul of ICC investigations and witness protection mechanisms Read More

NPWJ submission on the ICC Office of the Prosecutor draft Policy on Case Selection and Prioritisation Read More

Šešelj decision unacceptable and intolerable: NPWJ and NRPTT call for an appeal to overcome glaring shortcomings Read More

Syrian Civil Society Recommendations on Accountability, SGBV, Women’s Rights and Children’s Rights Read More

Syria: NPWJ and its Syrian partners submit recommendations for consideration at the 26th Session of the UPR Working Group Read More

Bahrain: NPWJ supports visit of opposition leaders in Brussels to promote meaningful democratic reform and respect of human rights Read More

Syria: NPWJ joins civil society renewed calls for Bassel Khartabil’s release on 4th anniversary of detention Read More

UNHRC: NPWJ convenes side Event on "Syria: Five years seeking democracy and accountability" Read More

UNHRC: NPWJ Secretary General calls for ending repression and promoting meaningful political reform in Bahrain Read More

International Women’s Day: NPWJ salutes women's fight for human rights worldwide Read More

Bahrain: NPWJ and the NRPTT strongly condemn new sentence of imprisonment against opposition leader Ibrahim Sharif Read More

Syria: NPWJ organises a workshop on “Promoting accountability through UN mechanisms with a focus on women and children” Read More

Emma Bonino in collegamento con Ballarò dalla città turca Gaziantep vicina al confine con la Siria Read More

APEGDH and NPWJ organise a national workshop on "BANFGM: towards the elimination of female genital mutilation" in Mauritania Read More

NPWJ report on the fourteenth Assembly of States Parties of the International Criminal Court Read More

GAMCOTRAP and NPWJ organise a national workshop to foster implementation of the law banning FGM in The Gambia Read More

CPTAFE and NPWJ organise a national workshop on "BANFGM: towards the elimination of female genital mutilation" in Guinea Read More

“International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation”: NPWJ appeals to all States to enact and enforce legislation banning this human rights violation Read More

Intra-Syrian Geneva talks need clarity on civil society role Read More

Bahrain: NPWJ and NRPTT support visit of opposition leaders in Rome to call for ending repression and promoting meaningful political reform Read More

Bahrain: Joint Civil Society Statement calling to lift travel ban on Nabeel Rajab Read More

Syria: Only civilian protection and accountability will make a political solution viable Read More

Gambia: NPWJ and NRPTT welcome the adoption by the Parliament of a specific legislation banning FGM Read More

UN General Assembly: NPWJ and NRPTT welcome the adoption of the resolution on the protection of human rights defenders Read More

FGM / Senegal: Interview of Khady Koita and Alvilda Jablonko Read More

Bahrain: NPWJ and Hands off Cain join civil society statement condemning the practice of death penalty Read More

The risks of rushing a new Libyan deal Read More