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Activists march to end legalized marital rape in Lebanon

of the domestic violence law. Though disappointed with the pace of developments thus far, Maya alAmmar, from ... center sessions and were published anonymously, are creating a buzz, Ammar said. Although Berri has yet ... and activists are now working to lobby the remaining 82. Ahead of elections, scheduled for the summer, Ammar ...

25/02/2013 - 13:37 - comment 0

Women activists support Lebanese domestic violence bill

positive achievement,” said Maya Ammar, a communications officer for the NGO KAFA, which has spearheaded ... to continue our work and keep up the pressure.” Among the most important aspects of the law, Ammar said, ... in society,” Ammar said, adding that KAFA has already started training ISF personnel on how to deal ...

23/07/2013 - 06:17 - comment 0

Long time coming, and still long way to go: Inside Lebanon's new domestic violence law

to the bill. “If an MP does not respect his signature, I don’t know how they expect us to trust them,” Maya Ammar, KAFA’s communications officer, told the Daily Star just a few moments after the law was passed, ...

02/04/2014 - 07:42 - comment 0

Lebanon's Online Escort Services Fall Through Government Loopholes

loophole, which is given to women working out of night clubs and super night clubs. Maya Ammar of KAFA ... Ammar says “it’s very hard to reach these women. If you try to call the number that they post online, ...

Editor's Choice - 18/03/2012 - 11:48 - comment 1