Human Rights & Public Liberties

Human Rights & Public Liberties

Newsletter
Published on: 13 Jan, 2021

News

India/Farmers

Farmer unions said that they found the contents of the invite “vague”, claiming the government was being clever with words and that the letter did ..

Published on: 30 December, 2020

Rights/China/ Turkey/

About 20 Uighurs with Turkish citizenship picketed China’s consulate in Istanbul after the Chinese parliament ratified the 2017 treaty on Saturday.

Published on: 30 December, 2020

Minorities

Mapuche Women Continue To Thread.

Published on: 29 December, 2020

Rohingya Refugees Will be Moved

A group of Rohingya refugees (between 700 and 1,000 people) will be transported to the Bhashan Char island from Chittagong.

Published on: 29 December, 2020

Child Rights

The UN and NGOs have warned that financial insecurity caused by COVID-19 could lead to a dramatic rise in child marriage.

Published on: 27 December, 2020

Ethiopia/ Human Rights

Hundreds have been killed and around 1M displaced since the offensive began November 4

Published on: 24 December, 2020

Niger, food insecurity, climate change and election

Niger is badly affected by climate change and food insecurity.

Published on: 24 December, 2020

Palestinian Israelis & The Nation State Law.

The law is seen by Palestinian Israelis as racist because it excludes their collective right to self-determination in the same country.

Published on: 22 December, 2020

Kenya/ Doctors’ Strike

Doctors accuse the government of not properly protecting them from COVID-19.

Published on: 21 December, 2020

Xinjiang crackdown

China’s policies in the remote Xinjiang region, home to the Uighurs and other predominantly Muslim ethnic groups, have become a major point of division with ..

Published on: 21 December, 2020

Thailand’s Migrants & Corona-virus

Thailand’s total number of confirmed coronavirus cases surged past 5,000 on Monday as hundreds of migrant workers tested positive, posing a major challenge for the ..

Published on: 21 December, 2020

CAR Election & Tension

Tensions are high in the Central African Republic ahead of a presidential and legislative vote on December 27

Published on: 20 December, 2020