Samah Marmash is the executive director of the Arab Women’s Legal Network, with 665 members in 18 Arab countries. Their aim is to facilitate the legal work to fight together for women’s rights in their lands. Judges and institutions count on lawyers of this network to teach courses on this topic. But there is still much to do.
Islamophobic hate incident reports in 2017 were mostly perpetrated by youngsters between the ages of 13 to 18, Tell Mama says. The organization also denounces online hatred campaigns directed from Russian Twitter accounts.
Umar Ahmed Haque is 25 years old and tried to radicalize 55 children aged between 11 and 14 years. He has been jailed for life and must serve at least 25 years for two counts of preparation of terrorist acts, among others.