Added on 27/10/2013
Asia , Committee for the Promotion of Virtue and the Prevention of Vice , Cultural anthropology , Culture , Family , Gender , Law enforcement in Saudi Arabia , Marriage , Patriarchy , Politics , Saudi Arabia , Social Issues , Sociobiology , Women's rights in Saudi Arabia
EMAN AL NAFJAN: When women are stopped driving in Saudi Arabia it’s generally a policeman who does the stopping.
Added on 07/09/2013
Abuse , Behavior , Catholic sex abuse cases , Domestic violence , Elder abuse , Ethics , Family therapy , Social Issues , Violence , Violence against men , Violence against women
EMAN AL NAFJAN: Progress is being made in helping to protect women and children in the Kingdom from domestic abuse. But it’s painfully slow progress.
Added on 06/06/2013
Asia , Entertainment/Culture , Manahi , Saudi Arabia , Western Asia
EMAN AL NAFJAN: Go see it is my recommendation and the movie reminds me of my own childhood growing up in the Kingdom
Added on 29/05/2013
Asia , head , Kuwait , Kuwaiti Government , Member states of OPEC , Member states of the Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf , Member states of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation , Member states of the United Nations , Persian Gulf countries , Saleh Al-Najim , Saudi Arabia , Social Issues
EMAN AL NAFJAN: So Kuwait is thinking about changing its laws to suit Saudi Arabia. Maybe it’s time for the European Union to take a leaf out of their book
Added on 22/05/2013
Abdullah Al Alami , Asia , Domestic violence , Mohammad bin Abdul Wahab , Nasser al-Omar , Religion/Belief , Ribbon symbolism , Samar Fatani , Saudi Arabia , Violence against women , White ribbon
EMAN AL NAFJAN: Saudis are generally at ease with international campaigns such as Breast Cancer Awareness. Why the furore over the White Ribbon campaign?
Added on 11/03/2013
Asia , Muna Abu Sulayman , Saudi Arabia , Social Issues , Wilson Center , Women's rights in Saudi Arabia
EMAN AL NAFJAN: It’s indisputable that women are making strides in Saudi Arabia but this progress could be swept aside at a stroke
Added on 14/02/2013
Child protection , legislation , Saudi Arabia
EMAN AL NAFJAN: There have been so many horrific crimes reported against children with frighteningly lenient sentences. Enough is enough
Added on 13/01/2013
America , Civil society , Fouad al-Farhan , iPads , Mohammad Al Qahtani , oil fields , SAR , Saudi Arabia , Saudi government , United States
EMAN AL-NAFJAN: Here we go again – another foreigner rattles out yet another ‘analysis’ of Saudi Arabia that seems to have been pre-cooked.
Added on 15/09/2012
Democracy , oil fields , Saudi Arabia , United Kingdom
EMAN AL NAFJAN: In a wide ranging article on democracy around the world I was asked to consider its place in Saudi Arabia. Here’s my response
Added on 27/08/2012
Mohammad Al Qahtani , Norway , Novelist , Saudi Arabia , Saudi Civil and Political Rights Association , Twitter , United Arab Emirates
EMAN AL NAFJAN: They’re individuals who have inspired others with their courage, their humanity and their personal example.
Added on 02/08/2012
California , Facebook , Fifa World Cup , Filipino , Local media , London , Olympics , Philippines , Sarah Attar , Saudi Arabia , Saudi Olympic Committee , Sport , Twitter , Wojdan Ali Seraj Abdulrahim Shahrkhani , Women , Women's issues
EMAN AL NAFJAN: The Olympics usually barely registers on Saudi consciousness. This time round, though, things are different
Added on 12/07/2012
Governor , Islam , Muttawa , PVPV , Saudi Arabia
EMAN AL NAFJAN: It’s not the first time that people have ended up dead or seriously injured following a car chase but this incident has caused great outrage.
Added on 07/06/2012
Manal Al Sharif , Saudi Arabia , Social Media
EMAN AL NAFJAN: She is a woman of undoubted moral courage who once again has come under sustained attack within the Kingdom.
Added on 28/05/2012
Islam , Saudi Arabia
EMAN AL NAFJAN: The video’s gone viral but what’s the real meaning of the ‘Battle of the Riyadh Mall’?
Added on 21/05/2012
Energy , Europe , Israel , Manal Al Sharif , Oslo , Palestinian Territories , Saudi Arabia , Syria , Twitter , United States , Women , Women's issues , World Trade Center
EMAN AL NAFJAN: The 17 minute speech that Manal Al Sharif delivered on receiving the Vaclav Havel Prize last week has unleashed a hail of vitriol
Added on 24/04/2012
Education , Islam , Saudi Arabia
EMAN AL NAFJAN: There seems to be no will to change the Saudi education system. It’s in need of a major overhaul
Added on 18/04/2012
Afghanistan , Captain , CNN , International Olympic Committee , Jeddah United Sports Company , London , Nawaf Bin Faisal , Olympics , Riyadh , Saudi Arabia , South Africa , Sport , Taliban , Women , Women's issues , World Trade Organization
EMAN AL NAFJAN: Saudi conservatives appear to be spoiling for a fight with the IOC over women’s participation in sport.
Added on 18/03/2012
Al Qaeda , Assad , Egypt , Iraq , Libya , Middle East , pharaoh , Security Council , Social Media , Syria , Tunisia , United Nations , Yemen
EMAN AL-NAFJAN: Syria seems to have captured the attention of the region’s religious leaders but still the international community just talks
Added on 09/02/2012
Interior Ministry , Manal Al Sharif , Ministry of Interior , Saudi Arabia , Women , Women's issues
EMAN AL NAFJAN: There have been several significant developments this week in the campaign to allow women to drive in the Kingdom