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Rwanda: Locking Up the Poor New Findings of Arbitrary Detention, Ill-Treatment in “Transit Centers”

(Nairobi) – Rwandan authorities are rounding up poor people and arbitrarily detaining them in “transit centers” across the country, Human Rights Watch said today. The conditions in these centers are harsh and inhuman, and beatings are commonplace. 4,855 more words

News

[From the web] Philippine Officials Shrug at Surge in Drug Killings Police Admit Dozens Killed Since New President Took Office- HRW

Dispatches: Philippine Officials Shrug at Surge in Drug Killings
Police Admit Dozens Killed Since New President Took Office
By Phelim Kine, Asia Deputy Director, Human Rights Watch… 437 more words

Human Rights

#1: A New Start

If you are reading this – hello, welcome to my new blog!

I admit at first I was very hesitant to make a blog, finding the motivation to post almost daily can be difficult, and producing content with the quality I hope for can seem daunting. 179 more words

Equality

Human Rights Watch Ranked Among Least Transparent Think Tanks

teleSUR | June 29, 2016

A handful of U.S. think tanks are ranked among the least transparent in terms of financial disclosure.

Human Rights Watch is ranked among one of the least transparent research groups in the United States, according to Transparify’s 2016 think tank transparency report, which details the levels of financial disclosure of 200 think tanks located in 47 countries worldwide.

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United States

HRW: UN Chief Should Stress Rights Erosion In China

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon should publicly press China’s leaders to end their crackdown on activists and independent groups, Human Rights Watch today said in a… 275 more words

LGBT

Rights groups against Thailand's race for UNSC seat

ศาสตร์เกษตรดินปุ๋ย : ขอบคุณแหล่งข้อมูล : หนังสือพิมพ์ The Nation

http://www.nationmultimedia.com/politics/Rights-groups-against-Thailands-race-for-UNSC-seat-30289307.html

HRW, FORUM-ASIA

The Nation June 28, 2016 5:34 pm

Human Rights Watch (HRW) and the Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development (Forum-Asia) urged United Nations member countries to carefully consider Thailand’s bid for a non-permanent seat on the UN Security Council (UNSC) given the country’s poor human rights records. 473 more words

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HRW: UN Human Rights Council: Item 4 General Debate

UN Human Rights Council: Item 4 General Debate

Human Rights situations that require the Council’s attention

June 22, 2016

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Africa