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In Spain, People with Disabilities Are Trapped at Home

Expand An older woman takes a break from walking, as an older man who uses crutches gets assistance to cross the street in Madrid, Spain, March 21, 2014. 2014 Andres Kudacki / AP Images…

Africa: Pregnant Girls, Young Mothers Denied School

Expand Survivors of attack on their primary school in Kazumba territory in December 2016.  © Holly Cartner, October 2018 (Nairobi) – Tens of thousands of pregnant girls and adolescent m…

Евросоюз осудил применение смертной казни в Беларуси

«ЕС повторяет свой решительный протест против смертных приговоров при любых обстоятельствах и призывает Беларусь ввести мораторий на …

European Court Condemns Greece’s Migrant Kid Lockups

Expand Unaccompanied children line up for an evening meal at a detention facility run by the Greek police.   © 2015 Kelly Lynn Lunde This week, the European Court of Human…

Thailand: Authorities Punish Mockery of Junta

Expand Thai authorities ordered French national Yan Marchal (pictured) to give a public apology and delete his music video parody, which made fun of the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) junta.   …

U. S. Backing for Heated Tobacco Products Triggers Misrepresentation

BANGKOK, Thailand, Jun 14 (IPS) - Wendell Balderas is Media & Communications Manager of the Southeast Asia Tobacco Control Alliance (SEATCA)The U.S. Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) decision authorizing the sale of Philip Morris Internationa…

Yemen: Attack on Saudi Airport Apparent War Crime

(Beirut) – Houthi forces in Yemen attacked a Saudi civilian airport on June 12, 2019, in violation of the laws of war, Human Rights Watch said today. Commanders who order deliberate or indiscriminate attacks on civilian objects are responsible f…

Asia-Pacific Region Falters on UN Development Goals

UNITED NATIONS, Jun 14 (IPS) - UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed told a Chatham House meeting in London last week that the UN's Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), one of the legacies of the late Secretary-General Kofi Annan, "spawned trem…

Disparaging Film Review Can Mean Jail Time in Nepal

Expand A journalist protests a set of laws that threaten to curb free speech, Kathmandu, Nepal, September 19, 2018. © 2018 AP Photo The recent crackdown on journalists in N…

Global Call to Reform Japan’s Law on Transgender People

Expand Fumino Sugiyama, a transgender man, holds his Japanese ID card, which reads “female,” at his home in Tokyo. © 2019 Human Rights Watch A leading international health o…

FIDH is recruiting two Jurist experts (in French)

La FIDH cherche à recruter de deux expert/e/s juristes pour effectuer une lecture analytique du projet de code des libertés individuelles en Tunisie Introduction : Dans la continuité de leur campagne lancée depuis 2016 afin de promouvoir l'égal…

FIDH is recruiting an expert in Social / Politic / Human Science (in French)

La FIDH cherche à recruter un/e d'expert/e en sciences sociales/ politiques/ humaines pour sonder les orientations politiques à propos du projet du code des libertés individuelles en Tunisie Introduction : Dans la continuité de leur campagne lan…

Egypt: Enforced disappearance of Mr. Ibrahim Ezz El-Din

EGY 002 / 0619 / OBS 050 Enforced disappearance Egypt June 14, 2019 The Observatory for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders, a partnership of the World Organisation Against Torture (OMCT) and FIDH, requests your urgent intervention in the follo…

Экстрадиция Ассанжа в США откладывается. Почему его не выдадут быстро?

Основатель WikiLeaks Джулиан Ассанж сегодня предстал по видеосвязи из тюрьмы перед судом в Лондоне, где рассматривается вопрос о его возмож…

Moldova: Journalists Assaulted While Reporting on Unfolding Political Crisis

Press Releases Moldova: Journalists Assaulted While Reporting on Unfolding Political CrisisJune 14, 2019Attacks on journalists in Moldova threaten the country's burgeoning democratic efforts.

Активисты - о решении приостановить строительство завода АКБ: «Это важный шаг на пути к закрытию»

Мы созвонились с активистами, которые год протестуют против предприятия, чтобы узнать их мнение по поводу решения главы области.

Как людям с инвалидностью удалось достучаться до чиновников

Пять белорусских городов намерены бороться с дискриминацией людей с инвалидностью и создавать условия для реализации их прав.

Enough, Bahrain must release Nabeel Rajab who has already served three years in detention!

Paris, June 14, 2019 – Today, Nabeel Rajab prominent Bahraini human rights defender and FIDH Deputy Secretary General, enters into his fourth year of detention, after having been sentenced to several prison terms for his peaceful commitment to the…

In Kyrgyzstan, jailed human rights defender marks 9 years behind bars

In Kyrgyzstan, jailed human rights defender marks 9 years behind bars On Saturday, June 15, Azimjon Askarov, human rights defender from southern Kyrgyzstan, will mark exactly nine years since the day he was arbitrarily arrested by the police in his n…

Iraq: Displaced People Unable to Return Home Years After Battles

  (Erbil, June 14, 2019) – An estimated 1.8 million people remain displaced by the conflict between Iraqi forces and the Islamic State (also known as ISIS) two years after the heaviest fighting ended. A new Human Rights Watch web feature highligh…