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The Kenya Human Rights Run Essay Competition.

One dull day before we broke for August holidays , I was sick and had permission out of school. 1,146 more words


Australia: Advocate Seeks Agreement On Marriage Equality Debate Ground Rules

Leading marriage equality advocate in Australia, Rodney Croome, has reached out to opponents of the reform in an effort to set ground rules for debating the issue of marriage equality, especially in the event of a plebiscite. 228 more words


What is Human Rights Day and why do we need it?

It’s International Human Rights Day today – so here’s everything you need to know.

What is Human Rights Day?

Human Rights Day is celebrated every year on December 10, the day on which, in 1948, the UN adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. 593 more words


'The Business of Human Rights', Belfast, 11 December 2015

Very much looking forward to providing the keynote speech for ‘The Business of Human Rights’ event which features as part of the forthcoming Northern Ireland Human Rights Festival… 89 more words

N.B. human rights commission calling on residents to respect refugees

FREDERICTON – The head of New Brunswick’s human rights commission is calling on residents to treat refugees with compassion when they arrive.

Chairwoman Nathalie Chiasson issued a statement urging residents to show respect for Syrian refugee families coming to New Brunswick in the coming weeks. 52 more words


Idaho Civil Rights Investigator Honored for Accomplishments in Preventing Bullying, Suicide

Carmen Stanger, an investigator with the Idaho Commission on Human Rights, was honored with a 2015 Idaho’s Hometown Hero Medal in October for her inspired work in preventing bullying and suicide. 582 more words

Idaho Department Of Labor

Willing to Work? Mental Health in the Workplace

Despite the growing number of campaigns drawing attention to mental illness, there are still stigmas surrounding mental health in the workplace. A growing concern for sufferers of mental illness is whether they should inform their employer that they suffer from a condition. 544 more words