Press releases

Worldwide Ban on Female Genital Mutilation: UNGA resolution adopted today signals increased support to address this human rights violation Read More

13th ASP to the ICC: NPWJ contributes to side event “Making Justice Visible - Exploring the impact of ICC outreach and communications” Read More

13th ICC Assembly of States Parties: Statement by No Peace Without Justice Read More

13th ASP to the ICC: NPWJ convenes a side event on “Accountability for Human Rights Violations in Libya” Read More

Human Rights Day: NPWJ convenes a side event on “Accountability for Syria: Options and Preparations” at the 13th ASP to the ICC Read More

Joint statement / Syria: No word on four abducted activists. A year on, no information on Douma Four Read More

Sudan: NPWJ and NRPTT strongly condemn arbitrary arrest of human rights lawyer Dr. Medani and call for his immediate release Read More

Withdrawal of Kenyatta charges signals need for overhaul of ICC investigations Read More

Final ICC decision in the Thomas Lubanga case: an opportunity to demonstrate lasting commitment to children and their rights Read More

FGM / No Peace Without Justice: the anti-FGM front at the United Nations grows bigger Read More

Joint Statement: Bahrain elections must not be used to cover human rights violations Read More

Use 25th anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child to pledge even better achievements in the next 25 years and beyond Read More

Libya: NPWJ convenes a seminar on commonalities and differences of the Transitional Justice processes in Libya and Tunisia Read More

ICC: NPWJ organises Conference at the Italian Senate to celebrate 20 years of commitment against impunity Read More

Bahrain: NPWJ hosts roundtable with opposition leaders and calls for democratic reform and end of repression Read More

Bangladesh International Crimes Tribunal: unfair trials and death penalty will not bring justice Read More

Tunisian first election under new constitution: a milestone for the country of the Jasmine revolution Read More

Bahrain’s allies must take action to free human rights defenders Read More

Libya's crossroad, where is Europe going? Read More

Presentation of the written proceedings of the Brussels Conference “Rule of Law v. Reason of State” Read More

Ban FGM: NPWJ and NRPTT mourn the passing of Efua Dorkenoo and celebrate her rich contribution to the cause of women’s rights Read More

NPWJ remembers Sergio Stanzani, one year after his passing Read More

Death Penalty Worldwide: Presentation of the Hands Off Cain 2014 Report at the European Parliament Read More

Bahrain /Joint global civil society appeal: Free Nabeel Rajab immediately and unconditionally Read More

Libya: NPWJ and its Libyan partners submit recommendations for consideration at the 22nd Session of the UPR Working Group Read More

Bahrain: NPWJ and NRPTT strongly condemn new arbitrary arrest of prominent human rights defender Nabeel Rajab Read More

ICC: Emma Bonino welcomes upcoming election of Senegalese Minister of Justice as ASP President Read More

UN/Geneva: The Radical Party convenes a side event on “Rule of Law v. Reason of State” Read More

Bahrain: Joint global civil society letter calling for the release of Maryam al-Khawaja and end clampdown on civil society Read More

UN / Geneva: NPWJ and NRPTT convene side event on Transitional justice and accountability in Libya Read More