Statement: Feminists for A Binding Treaty on Transnational Corporations

Beyond the Hijab joins over 350 feminist organizations and networks in calling for a binding treaty on transnational corporations. See the statement below. Sign onto the statement here: bit.ly/F4BTStatement We the undersigned feminists, women’s rights groups and civil society allies from all over the world call on governments to support the legally-binding instrument on transnational…

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Statement of support for proposed removal of marital immunity for rape

As women’s and social sector groups in Singapore, we are very pleased to welcome the proposal to fully remove marital immunity for the offences of rape and sexual penetration of a minor. This important and long awaited reform will make it possible to hold men who commit sexual violence against their wives accountable under the…

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