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Release prisoner of conscience Dr Abduljalil al-Singace as hunger strike reaches 160th day

Release prisoner of conscience Dr Abduljalil al-Singace as hunger strike reaches 160th day

Forty-one international NGOs call on the Bahraini authorities to release Dr Abduljalil al-Singace and all prisoners of conscience in Bahrain.

27 Aug: Protest to support jailed Bahraini blogger and academic

27 Aug: Protest to support jailed Bahraini blogger and academic

Join us to mark the 160th day of Dr. Abduljalil Al-Singace's hunger strike

Bahrain: Magazine sent to jailed academic and blogger

Bahrain: Magazine sent to jailed academic and blogger

Editor Rachael Jolley mailed the latest copy of Index on Censorship magazine Fired, threatened, imprisoned... is academic freedom being eroded? to jailed Bahraini academic and blogger

Moroccan authorities commit to giving satirist identity documents

Moroccan authorities commit to giving satirist identity documents

Journalist Ali Lmrabet had been holding a hunger strike in front of the UN's Geneva offices since 24 June because of Moroccan authorities' refusals to renew his identity documents

Open letter to the King of Morocco in support of Ali Lmrabet

Open letter to the King of Morocco in support of Ali Lmrabet

Dozens of internationally recognised journalists, free expression activists and writers have signed a letter supporting Ali Lmrabet, a Moroccan journalist who is on hunger strike in Geneva

“He is denied his right to an identity”: why a Moroccan satirist is on hunger strike

“He is denied his right to an identity”: why a Moroccan satirist is on hunger strike

Ali Lmrabet is protesting what he sees as the latest bid from his country Morocco to stop him from doing his job

Bahraini king pardons rights campaigner Nabeel Rajab

Bahraini king pardons rights campaigner Nabeel Rajab

Index welcomes King Hamad's pardoning of human rights defender Nabeel Rajab, but calls for the release of all political prisoners in Bahrain

Bahrain: Calls for release of Nabeel Rajab on global day of solidarity

Bahrain: Calls for release of Nabeel Rajab on global day of solidarity

The Bahraini human rights defender was once again arrested in October 2014 in connection with one of his tweets

Bahrain: Free Dr Abduljalil Al-Singace

Bahrain: Free Dr Abduljalil Al-Singace

Nine Bahraini and international NGOs and the University College Union launched a campaign this week marking the 100th day of detained human rights defender Dr Abduljalil Al-Singace’s hunger strike

“I feel strong”: Moroccan rapper El Haqed defiant after concert is shut down by police

“I feel strong”: Moroccan rapper El Haqed defiant after concert is shut down by police

A former Index Youth Advisory Board member travelled to Casablanca to see Moroccan rapper El Haqed's first concert in the country. This is her account of the police crackdown that silenced the performance

Morocco: Police block concert by Index award-winning rapper El Haqed

Morocco: Police block concert by Index award-winning rapper El Haqed

Index calls on Moroccan authorities to respect freedom of expression by allowing Mouad "El Haqed" Belghouat and other artists to freely perform in the country

Index Awards 2015: Driving the “good fight for change”

Index Awards 2015: Driving the “good fight for change”

Five courageous individuals were named Index on Censorship Freedom of Expression Award winners on 18 March 2015. Three months later, here are updates on their ongoing work

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