Notre mission

  • Rechercher les filles,
    les femmes et leurs enfants
    victimes de violences
  • Les secourir
  • Les accompagner
  • Combattre avec acharnement,
    seuls ou avec d'autres l'injustice
    originelle ou coutumière qui les broie
  • Alerter la société humaine.

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News

19/05/2015 : IRAN – IN ONLY ONE YEAR, 276,000 UNDER-AGE GIRLS WERE MARRIED & 109,000 TEENAGERS GAVE BIRTH IN IRAN

Justice for Iran – The number of Iranian girls who got married between the ages of 10 and 14 reached its highest level in the year 1392 (2013-2014) after the country saw a continuous growth in under-age marriages during the previous five years. The number of girls who became mothers while younger than 15 also rose.  At the same time, the last official statistics published in Iran reveal that 10 per cent of the babies born to mothers between 10 and 12 years of age die.

The official figures show that 1,727 girls under the age of 15 gave birth in the year (2013-2014). On average, more than 8 per cent of women who gave birth during the last five years were between 15 and 19 years of age.

 

27/04/2015 : USA - Remember Viola Gregg Liuzzo - Woman Human Rights Defender (1925–1965)

Viola Gregg Liuzzo, a housewife and mother of 5 from Detroit, Michigan, driving marchers back to Selma from Montgomery in Alabama, was shot and killed by Ku Klux Klansmen from a passing car. She had driven to Alabama to join the march after seeing on television the Bloody Sunday attacks at Selma’s Edmund Pettus Bridge earlier in the month. It was later learned that riding with the Klansmen was an FBI informant, Gary Rowe.

 

12/04/2015 : Syrian radio station examines role of women in war

DAMASCUS, Syria — “Prevention, protection, participation” are the three basic concepts behind the “Our Right, Which We Must Demand” promotional campaign Radio Souriat started Feb. 22 to raise awareness about UN Resolution 1325 and to demand the implementation of its provisions as one of the important tools for gender equality during and after wars.

 

09/04/2015 : Women have ‘very important role’ in Libyan peace process, says UN envoy

Libyan women have a crucial role to play in resolving the crisis in their country, a senior United Nations official said in an address to 250 Libyan women gathered in Tripoli, at a dialogue aimed at including women from all walks of life in the political process.

“We count on Libya women, who were active during the 17 February revolution, to continue to advocate for peaceful solution … We count on you to spread the culture of peace in your communities and to talk and engage with all who have a role to play in brining stability to Libya,” said Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Libya, Bernardino León, via Skype on Saturday.

 

24/03/2015 : Conférence "Combattre les crimes commis au nom de l'honneur", un journée encourageante pour la lutte contre les crimes d'honneur

Réunissant plus de 140 professionnels, représentants des autorités et membres de la société civile le 3 mars 2015 au CICG, la conférence, "Combattre les crimes commis au nom de l'honneur en Europe", organisée par la Fondation SURGIR fut un véritable succès.
Un grand merci au public présent, aux intervenants, ainsi qu'à la Ville de Genève, à la République et Canton de Genève, à la FEDEVACO et au CICG!

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