Middle East & North Africa



He Loves You, He Beats You (2011)

Domestic and intimate partner violence

Report by Human Rights Watch documenting violence against women and girls by husbands, partners, and family members in Turkey, and the survivors' struggle to seek protection (2011).

Violence is not Just a Family Affair: Women Face Abuse in Tajikistan (2009)

Domestic and intimate partner violence

Amnesty International Report EUR 60/001/2009, November 24, 2009.

"The Ten-Dollar Talib" and Women's Rights: Afghan Women and the Risks of Reintegration and Reconciliation (2010)

Gender-based violence in general

Human Rights Watch, July 13, 2010.

Silence is Violence (2009)

Sexual violence and rape

The UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights exposes the abuse of women in Afghanistan, July 9, 2009.