Urgent Action : Jalila Khmis formally charged and face execution

On December 13th, 2012 after 9 months in detention without charges, Jalila Khamis , the Nuba woman activist has been presented to court today, facing serious charges could lead to her execution. Jaila today had been formally charged of undermining the constitutional system which article 50 , and Waging war against the state , under…

Take Action to End violence Against Sudanese Women- Dec9th

Dear All, Sudanese WHRDs project , Arry organization for Human Rights in collaboration with Girifna will start Twitter and Facebook campaign in solidarity with Sudanese women , calling for ending all forms of violence against them. The campaign is taking the opportunity of the 16 days global campaign to end violence against  women, and highlight…

Update : Journalist and WHRD hair shaved and tortured

  Somaya Hendousa founded dumped in slums east of Khartoum , severely tortured and her hair shaved confirmed resources close to her family . Hendousa family are in shock after what happened to her and starting police report against NISS member had been threatening Hendousa after she returned to Sudan last week. The resources confirmed…

Free Jalila Khamis

Dear Freinds, Jalila Khamis is detained for 8 month and face death sentence for speaking about the war in Nuba mountains in Sudan , help us free Jalila and save her life . Jalia khamis is a45 years old mother of 5 , a teacher and a Nuba women human rights defender , she had…

Urgent Action Journalist and WHRD detained and at risk of torture

The Sudanese National Security arrested in October 29th , 2012 the journalist Somaya Hendousa , confirmed her family members . Somaya called her sister screaming  : “ let me tell my family” , at the afternoon of October 29th when she went to the super market , since then she went missing and her whereabouts…

An Idealist on Death Row

BY CHRISTIAN CARYL | OCTOBER 3, 2012 – originally published on Foreign Policy Why the desperate fate of a little-known Sudanese human rights activists poses some fundamental questions about what it means to be human. You’ve probably never heard of Jalila Khamis Koko. As for me, I’ve only read about her. But it’s quite clear…

UPDATE : Sudanese WHRDs at Risk after released from detention

During the protests against the Sudanese government austerity measures which  started in June and continued for 2 month , at least 100 WHRDs had been arrested by police and security  , while 12 women had been detained incommunicado for 6-8 weeks for most of them. The Sudanese government released most of the detainees arrested during…