GENDER ALERT: Noura is saved for now

#JusticeforNoura A notice came to the Women’s Ombudsman prison that Noura is no longer being charged under Article 130 – capital punishment in the Sudan Criminal Act, where the appeal court has accepted the lawyers appeal. She is now being charged for five years in jail for the self-defense crime and payment of three hundred […]

PRESS STATEMENT: International Day on the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict – 2018

#EndRapeinWar SIHA Network joins the rest of the world in commemorating the International Day on the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict this year. SIHA’s work in the Horn of Africa reflects the belief that sexual violence in conflict encourages urgent action to address the myriad of challenges associated with the stigma of sexual violence[…..]

TRAPPED IN BETWEEN MISOGYNY AND DOGMA: Noura’s case and the Dilemma of Sudan’s legal system

CAMPAIGN: #Justice For Noura #SaveNoura On Thursday 10th May 2018, the 19-year-old Noura Hussein Hamad was sentenced to death by hanging at the “Omdurman Wasat” Criminal Court, for defending herself against the man who brutally raped her. The man now deceased, according to Noura assumed to have a ‘marital right’ to sex, and used violence and force to that end[…..]