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Turning the Human Rights Lens on Ourselves: Rethinking Human Rights Grant-Making with a Grassroots Agenda

IHRFG recently held its semi-annual conference and institute in New York, where participants debated, critiqued, re-framed and re-claimed the rights-based approach and the human rights brand. 927 more words

IHRFG Events

Nation: Program of Comprehensive Attention of Victims, 2014-2018

The Executive Commission of Attention to Victims published the Program of Attention to VIctims 2014-2018 in the Official Diary of the Mexican Republic on July 16th. 194 more words

Human Rights

Nation: A minor murdered and ten others wounded in Santa María Ostula

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On 19 July, a 12-year old minor was shot in the Nahua community of Ostula. municipality of Aquila, Michoacán. Hidelberto Reyes García was in a shop when he was hit by a bullet fired by a military convoy comprised of 30 vehicles. 589 more words

Human Rights

What I learned touring the rubble piles of Gaza

My latest piece (article + video) in +972mag on the physical, psychological and political challenges of defending human rights in Gaza during – and in the aftermath of – war. 85 more words

Palestine/Israel

Ansar Burney, a Bajrangi Bhaijan For Indian Girl Geeta Stranded in Pakistan

Before we start proceed, let me tell you that this is very common tale of two nations Pakistan and India since 1947 when citizens mistakenly cross borders or drift in neighboring country.   649 more words

Human Rights Concerns

Human Rights Convergence Denounces Intimidation Against CALAS

The Human Rights Convergence stands in solidarity with the Center for Legal Action in Environment and Social Issues (CALAS) in the wake of recent acts of intimidation toward the organization. 455 more words

Land Rights