Muslim Women Lawyers for Human Rights
is an international human rights organization dedicated to promoting dignity, liberty, and justice for all through educational outreach and legal scholarship.
1,024 people living with HIV in the provinces of Masvingo, Harare, Bulawayo and Manicaland were interviewed for a report commissioned by Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights
. Most of the respondents lived in urban areas and 89% had a family income of less than US$100 a month.
Senior lawyer Mordecai Mahlangu and Acting Director of Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights
, Irene Petras, were amongst those subjected to such assaults.
Festival coordinator Karam Jeet Singh, of Lawyers for Human Rights
, one of the fest's organizers, said the fest's goal is to show that film can be both socially relevant and entertaining.
PAKISTAN: A collaboration between UNICEF and Lawyers for Human Rights
and Legal Aid, says reported cases of abuse of Pakistani women totaled 3,296 in 2002, up from 2,917 in 2001.
Lawyers for human rights
groups called the charges against him "some of the most serious allegations of crime ever to come before English criminal courts."
A memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed between WDD and Lawyers for Human Rights
and Legal Aid (LHRLA) to provide legal, psychological, medical, and other rehabilitative services for the survivors of gender-based abuse.
"Hundreds of children went missing during the 2005 earthquake, and then during floods in Sindh," said Zia Ahmed Awan, president of Lawyers for Human Rights
and Legal Aid (LHRLA).
A human rights group called Lawyers for Human Rights
has demanded that police protect foreigners against the threats and intimidation.
The Lawyers for Human Rights
International ( LFHRI) said the boy was innocent and that the police could not substantiate their claim that he was an ISI agent.
Madadgar, Pakistan's first child helpline and protection service run by Lawyers for Human Rights
and Legal Aid, has collated data on abuse of women and children in Pakistan from research and newspaper reports.