Guide and Guidelines for Women Human Rights Defenders

This publication acts as an information resource and sets out the legal and policy framework that guarantees the rights of women human rights defenders and establishes obligations to respect, promote and fulfil these rights by African States.


SOAWR 2020 Journal

“The Solidarity for African Women’s Rights (SOAWR) Coalition is pleased to share some of our memorable moments from 2020. With the onset of the COVID-19 Pandemic, organizations had to repurpose their interventions and adapt to the “new ways” of working that were necessitated by the constraints imposed by the Pandemic. Indeed, many organizations had to redefine, adapt and even restructure


Maputo Protocol Compendium – Equality Now

Litigating the Maputo Protocol: A Compendium of Strategies and Approaches on Defending the Rights of Women and Girls in Africa is a testament to the continuation of the work of advocates for the rights of women and girls in Africa and their innovative approaches when it comes to the implementation of this treaty at the national level. The papers contained