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Nigeria: Reconsidering position on Rape.

A rights activist and the former Executive Director, Initiative for Equal Rights, Mr. Joseph Akoro, tells TOBI AWORINDE that the recent National Conference recommendation seeking life imprisonment for convicted rapists does not meet international standards What is your opinion on the proposition by the National Conference that convicted...

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Supporting Women and LGBTI population in India

Dear Family and Friends, My name is Joseph Sewedo Akoro, a human rights activist from Africa and very committed to the promotion and protection of rights based on sexual orientation and gender identity/expression. I’m writing to tell you about an exciting opportunity. I was recently...

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