Human Rights

20.11.2014 Right Livelihood Award Foundation

Right Livelihood Award 2014, Ceremony and programme

Right Livelihood Award 2014, Ceremony and programme

At the end of next week, the Recipients of the 2014 Right Livelihood Award will come to Stockholm for the award programme and to accept their awards in the Swedish Parliament on December 1st. The 2014 Laureates coming to Stockholm are: Alan Rusbridger, Editor-in-Chief of The Guardian, UK (Honorary Award) Asma Jahangir, human rights lawyer, … »

18.11.2014 Milena Rampoldi

Hiramic Brotherhood of the Third Temple, a review

Hiramic Brotherhood of the Third Temple, a review

Introducing this collection of articles written by the author of the novel “Hiramic Brotherhood of the Third Temple” is easy and difficult at the same time. It is easy if we understand how important our children are and that only if we feel that all children of this … »

17.11.2014 Human Wrongs Watch

Internally Displaced or Refugees — Does It Really Matter?

Internally Displaced or Refugees — Does It Really Matter?

Human Wrongs Watch . By Louise Redvers, Erbil, 13 November 2014 (IRIN)* – At Harsham camp on the northern edge of Erbil, internally displaced Iraqi families who fled Mosul and its surrounding villages to escape Islamist militants stock their tents with donated blankets and warm clothes in preparation for … »

17.11.2014 Pressenza Hong Kong

Bangladesh: ramping it up for the disabled

Bangladesh: ramping it up for the disabled

Students of the department of Development Studies, University of Dhaka organized a human chain and rally on Monday, November 10, 2014 at the premise of Aporajeyo Bangla to demand ramps in all academic institutions in Bangladesh along with the University of Dhaka. By Arup Barua* A recent study by students … »

16.11.2014 Human Wrongs Watch

Is the World a Better Place for Children?

Is the World a Better Place for Children?

Human Wrongs Watch This November marks 25 years since the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Convention on the Rights of the Child. Does a child born today have better prospects in life than one who was born at the time the Convention came into being? The world … »

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