Human Rights & Public Liberties

Human Rights & Public Liberties

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Published on: 13 Jan, 2021

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The IGAD & The Humanitarian Issues

Heads of State from the East African regional bloc IGAD meet in Djibouti today, Sunday, for an emergency summit to discuss the humanitarian crisis in ..

Published on: 20 December, 2020

Boko Haram killed dozens in Niger

The Boko Haram armed group has claimed responsibility for the weekend attack on a village in Niger that left at least 27 dead.

Published on: 14 December, 2020

Business & Gender Equality

Danone intends to achieve gender equality.

Published on: 14 December, 2020

US & Sudan: Step Forward

In 1996 Washington closed its Khartoum embassy after imposing international sanctions on Sudan. October 2020: Trump said, “Sudan is no longer a state sponsor of ..

Published on: 14 December, 2020

Missing Students In Nigeria

Hundreds of Nigerian students are missing after gunmen attacked a secondary school in the country’s northwestern Katsina state, police have confirmed.

Published on: 13 December, 2020

India/Farmers Continue To Protest

They plan to hold a second nationwide protest on Monday.

Published on: 13 December, 2020

Aid Agencies Are Struggling To Get Into Ethiopia’s Tigray Region

The UN said on Friday that fighting continued “in many parts” of Ethiopia’s northern Tigray region, complicating efforts to deliver humanitarian aid despite an agreement ..

Published on: 9 December, 2020

Indonesia/Regional Polls Amid Covid-19 Restrictions.

Many parties objected to the election being held amid the pandemic.

Published on: 9 December, 2020

India/ Farmers’ Crisis

Section 144 which prohibits the gathering of more than 4 people has been imposed in some parts of the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh.

Published on: 8 December, 2020

Underage Migrants & Overcrowded Camps

Save the Children says it has concern for their mental well-being.

Published on: 8 December, 2020

World Press Freedom Conference.

On 10 December 2020, UNESCO is hosting an online session on Strengthening investigations and prosecutions to end impunity for crimes against journalists at the World Press Freedom Conference.

Published on: 8 December, 2020

Journalist Ruhollah Zam’s Death Sentence

Iran’s Supreme Court has upheld a death sentence against dissident journalist Ruhollah Zam for fuelling anti-government unrest in 2017 on social media, a judiciary spokesman ..

Published on: 8 December, 2020