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Philip Alston talks human rights at LSE

The second event I mentioned in my previous post was at the London School of Economics (LSE) on the 1st December, and nods to International Human Rights Day on December 10th. 326 more words


Creating A Fairer Indonesia for People with Disabilities

Earlier this year, Indonesia made a significant shift in the use of a human rights-based approach to the issue of disability by passing a new law, … 1,636 more words

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World AIDS Day 2016

The 1st of December marked World Aids Day and in commemorating the day, you may have seen lots of Red Ribbons around. Red Ribbons pinned to shirts and blazers. 1,741 more words


Article 16 [#30RightsIn30Days]

  1. Men and women of full age, without any limitation due to race, nationality or religion, have the right to marry and to found a family. They are entitled to equal rights as to marriage, during marriage and at its dissolution.
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The Rohingya Genocide: help or hype?

The news coming out of Myanmar’s Rakhine state is grim. Genocide is once again rearing its ugly head, this time in our own region. Mass killings and rape are being carried out with staggering impunity. 1,576 more words


Slave Narratives and the Pimp in the Shadows

The Ending Slavery MOOC on Future Learn, presented by the University of Nottingham, covers quite a bit of information about the history of slavery worldwide and the reality of modern slavery. 712 more words