The Ugandan Parliament are preparing to debate a bill which entrenches discrimination and hatred against lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people on 11 May.
Women played a key role in Egypt's protests calling for reform, but have been sidelined since. Now they are demanding their right to participate in that process of reform.
Image: Louisiana State Penitentiary, known as Angola. © The Mob Film Company Ltd.
It’s not much fun being a teenage boy in Kashmir.
Urgent Update: We have received information that Rachid Nini has started a sit-in, on 13 June 2011, in protest of his prison conditions.