#Human Rights Watch

  • Article: Despite India’s Anti-Rape Laws, Sexual Assault Is Still a Major Problem
    Girls & Women

    Despite India’s Anti-Rape Laws, Sexual Assault Is Still a Major Problem

    By Daniele Selby|Nov. 9, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    A report found women are more willing to report rape, but that may not translate to justice. Read more

  • Article: Why Millions of Afghan Girls Are Out of School 16 Years After Taliban Rule
    Girls & Women

    Why Millions of Afghan Girls Are Out of School 16 Years After Taliban Rule

    By Daniele Selby|Oct. 17, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    41% of schools still don’t have buildings, so classes are held in tents — if they’re lucky. Read more

  • Article: The Places Where Mental Illness Is Treated With Chains and Shackles
    Health

    The Places Where Mental Illness Is Treated With Chains and Shackles

    By Colleen Curry|Oct. 10, 2017

    Governments can end this practice and offer help for the mentally ill. Read more

  • Article: Tunisia Just Passed a Law to Protect Women Against Violence
    Girls & Women

    Tunisia Just Passed a Law to Protect Women Against Violence

    By Meghan Werft|July 28, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    This is historic. Read more

  • Article: Why President Trump's Phone Call to Rodrigo Duterte Is More Than Troubling
    OpinionCitizenship

    Why President Trump's Phone Call to Rodrigo Duterte Is More Than Troubling

    By Joe McCarthy|May 25, 2017

    The Philippines has a long history of corruption and grinding poverty. Read more

  • Article: Lebanese Women Hang Wedding Dresses from Nooses to Protest Cruel Rape Law
    Girls & Women

    Lebanese Women Hang Wedding Dresses from Nooses to Protest Cruel Rape Law

    By Yosola Olorunshola|April 24, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Parliament is set to vote on the law on 15 May. Read more

  • Article: How This Woman Defied the Taliban to Become a Top Squash Player
    Girls & Women

    How This Woman Defied the Taliban to Become a Top Squash Player

    By Yosola Olorunshola|April 11, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Now she’s smashing gender barriers out the court Read more

  • Article: Only Saudi Woman to Climb Everest Urges Country to Let Women Play Sports
    Girls & Women

    Only Saudi Woman to Climb Everest Urges Country to Let Women Play Sports

    April 7, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “This could change with the stroke of pen." Read more