Human Rights & Public Liberties

Human Rights & Public Liberties

Newsletter
Published on: 13 Jan, 2021

Organisations

UN/ISIL

The UN says that ISIL is regrouping in Syria. The UN Special Envoy for the country has told Al Jazeera that signs pointing to the ..

Published on: 28 March, 2021

Yemen/UN/Migrants 

The UN on Tuesday called for an investigation into a fire that killed dozens of migrants at a holding facility in Sanaa after Human Rights ..

Published on: 17 March, 2021

Harris on status of women

The Trump administration cut off U.S. money to UNFPA, the UN agency dealing with women’s health needs; Biden restored funding shortly after taking office.

Published on: 16 March, 2021

UNSC on Yemen

Security Council holds open virtual briefing on Yemen (regular monthly briefing), followed by closed consultations.

Published on: 16 March, 2021

US/Migrants

“Tens of thousands of migrant families, including Venezuelans seeking protection from torture, persecution, and arbitrary imprisonment, have been abandoned by the U.S. and Mexican governments ..

Published on: 7 March, 2021

UN/UNSC on Tigray

The UNSC is expected to hold a closed discussion on the situation in Ethiopia’s Tigray region on Thursday. The US, UK, France, Ireland, Norway, and ..

Published on: 4 March, 2021

Syria/Humanitarian crisis

The President of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent, Khaled Hboubati, the President of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), Peter Maurer, and the ..

Published on: 4 March, 2021

Syria/Targeted hospitals

Human rights organizations have documented widespread and sometimes deliberate attacks by the Syrian government and its allies that have left more than half of the ..

Published on: 3 March, 2021