Human rights

Sierra Leone

The Gambia and Somalia make strides on human rights

The Gambia and Somalia were up for praise during a recent address to the Human Rights Council: The Gambia in the wake of a freeze on death penalty and Somalia for government’s efforts to protect rights of citizens.

Arab woman

Let women drive, a prince in Saudi Arabia urges

A prominent Saudi prince and business magnate has added his voice to the debate over women’s rights in his country, urging it to abandon its driving ban for women. œStop the debate, the prince, Alwaleed bin Talal, wrote on Twitter on Tuesday. It’s time for women to drive.

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