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Nigerian President blames MTN for Boko Haram attacks, says unregistered sim cards were used to plan attacks
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari recently put some of the blame for Boko Haram attacks on mobile company, MTN. Addressing a joint press conference with South African President, Jacob Zuma, who was visiting Nigeria, Buhari said MTN's slow response...
Annex IV: List of countries that have ratified core UN human rights instruments & ILO labour conventions
Author: Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights
"Annex IV: Ratification of Human Rights and Labour Instruments by World Bank/IBRD Members," 15 Mar 2016
Author: Anuj Agrawal, Bar & Bench (India)
Wolfgang Kaleck is the General Secretary of the European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights. In the second part of the interview with Bar & Bench's Anuj Agrawal, the civil rights lawyer talks about the criminal liability of corporations,...
Author: L+A Law Firm on behalf of EF Shipping
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Lao people fighting for change “deserve better than silence” – interview with Anne-Sophie Gindroz, author of “Laos, The Silent Repression”
Author: Radio Free Asia
…I am telling about the tears and despair of communities losing their land. I am telling about the restrictions on basic rights and the fear. I am telling about what happened before Sombath was abducted, the mounting pressure, the threats. And I am...
Author: Front Line Defenders
“Stop the killing of human rights defenders”, 1 Jan 2016...
Author: United Nations
9 Dec 2015...
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Laos: Group says US should withhold trade until govt. shows progress on human rights, including workers’ & land rights
Author: Joshua Lipes, Radio Free Asia
“US Should Withhold Trade, Aid From Laos Barring Rights Improvements: Advocacy Leader”...