Human Rights & Public Liberties

Human Rights & Public Liberties

Published on: 13 Jan, 2021

News in Brief

Namibia’s genocide

Around 300 protesters stormed Namibia’s parliament on September 21.

Published on: 28 September, 2021

Nigerian children are in need of Psychological support

Aid agencies and the government are mainly focused on providing food and shelter to victims, with only a few getting the counseling support they need.

Published on: 27 September, 2021

The saga of the Haitian migrants 

The DHS says about 4,000 migrants remain in the camp in Del Rio, with more than 3000 moved to the Customs and Border patrol facilities ..

Published on: 26 September, 2021

Latin America immigration crisis

U.S. officials say more than 6,000 Haitians and other migrants have been removed from an encampment around a bridge in Del Rio, Texas. Gov. Greg ..

Published on: 23 September, 2021

Warsaw Constitutional Tribunal Court

Poland has long been at odds with the EU over the rule of law, with Brussels imposing fines on Warsaw as recently as September 7 ..

Published on: 22 September, 2021

Namibia genocide protest

Former colonial power Germany earlier this year conceded it had presided over a genocide in the country between 1904 and 1908 and agreed to contribute ..

Published on: 21 September, 2021

The UN Fact-Finding Mission on Venezuela Report

The Mission was established through the UN Human Rights Council and it has a mandate until September 2022.  

Published on: 16 September, 2021

Brazil: The indigenous land demarcation

About 1000 indigenous peoples from various parts of the Amazon continue to camp out outside the Supreme Court.

Published on: 16 September, 2021

The immigration situation in Mexico

Despite more resources being employed to curb migration in the country, migrant groups have continued to push forward.

Published on: 15 September, 2021

Kosovo war crimes trial

The court has been set up to try former KLA members for alleged crimes committed during the Kosovo war from 1998 to 2000.

Published on: 15 September, 2021

The human rights situation in the Philippines

The “Global Witness” Report highlights the dangerous rhetoric from the government, including calls for the bombing of indigenous peoples.

Published on: 14 September, 2021

The human rights abuses in the Tigray region

Bachelet started the investigation in March, amid fears of war crimes in Tigray. The state-run Ethiopian Human Rights Commission joined the investigation, following demands by ..

Published on: 13 September, 2021