At Gikondo they beat us with clubs on our heads and the backs of our feet. They said that as long as we live on the streets, they will beat us.
– Former 15-year-old male Gikondo detainee, May 2019.
For over a…
In late 2015 the Islamist armed group Al-Shabab forcibly abducted Hamza, a 15-year-old boy from the contested town of Merka in southern Somalia, and took him to one of the group’s training camps. After two and half months of…
"So Much to Fear"
War Crimes and the Devastation of Somalia
Map of Somalia
Map of Mogadishu
To the Transitional Federal
Government of Somalia
To the Alliance for the
Re-Liberation of Somalia
To Al-Shabaab and other Insurgent…
Tens of thousands of ethnic Somali civilians living in
eastern Ethiopia's SomaliRegionalState are experiencing
serious abuses and a looming humanitarian crisis in the context of a
little-known conflict between the…
A CALL FOR ACTION ON HIV/AIDS-RELATED
HUMAN RIGHTS ABUSES AGAINST WOMEN AND GIRLS IN AFRICA
OF WOMEN AND GIRLS THAT FUEL HIV/AIDS..
Abuse of Girls
Women and Girls in…
March 2003Vol. 15, No. 6 (A)
Genocide and War for Rwanda's Children
the Rwandan Government:
Rwanda's International Donors and UNICEF: