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June 14, 2018
BY: James Ron & José Kaire & Archana Pandya & Andrea Martínez
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Modest investments into local fundraising capacity could transform the global human rights community ...

 

June 12, 2018
BY: Steven L. B. Jensen
Français | Español

An expanding range of literature examines the effectiveness of national human rights institutions, and ...

 

June 6, 2018
BY: Ronald R. Krebs & James Ron

A new law in Israel seeks to stigmatize NGOs that receive foreign funding—but evidence suggests that ...

 

May 31, 2018
BY: Gulika Reddy

Donors, organizations and staff in the peacebuilding and human rights fields need to talk about the ...

 

May 29, 2018
BY: Ignacio Saiz
Español

The challenges that economic inequality poses for human rights are not the death knell for the movement ...

 

May 24, 2018
BY: PeiYao Chen & Natalia Karbowska
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A new measurement tool helps social movement actors identify where they are progressing and where they ...

 

May 22, 2018
BY: Mona Younis
العربية | Español

International human rights NGOs are increasingly locating staff and offices in the global South. A recent ...

 

May 17, 2018
BY: Matthew Fenech
Español | Français

Algorithms have long aided decision-making, but as artificial intelligence gains greater autonomy, businesses ...

 

May 17, 2018
BY: Emre Eren Korkmaz
Türkçe | Español | Français

Artificial intelligence is rapidly transforming business models, but labor rights and other human rights ...

 

May 16, 2018
BY: Dunstan Allison-Hope & Mark Hodge
Español | Français | 日本語

Artificial intelligence is disrupting how we live, work, do business, and govern—but what mechanisms ...

 

May 16, 2018
BY: Afsaneh Rigot
العربية | فارسی

Repressive states are manipulating dating apps to find and target LGBTQ individuals, and app companies ...

 

May 16, 2018
BY: Phil Bloomer & Christen Dobson
Español | Deutsch

Technology has the power to free us from drudgery or to decimate livelihoods, and the choices that governments ...

 

May 16, 2018
BY: Peter Micek
العربية

Mega events like the Olympics and the World Cup are bringing digital rights concerns under increased ...

 

May 10, 2018
BY: Ana María Hernández Cárdenas & Nallely Guadalupe Tello Méndez
Español

Self-care and collective care do not erase the stress and tensions of everyday life, but using these ...

 

May 9, 2018
BY: Paul Nelson & Ellen Dorsey
Español | Français

The connection between human rights and development is hardly new, but even though human rights NGOs ...

 

May 8, 2018
BY: Dhananjayan Sriskandarajah & Mandeep Tiwana
Español | Português

To reclaim civic space, there are three key drivers that organizations must focus on, and three critical ...

 

May 3, 2018
BY: Rajshri Sen
Español

Getting traction and funding for women’s rights in India can be difficult, but partnering with innovative ...

 

May 2, 2018
BY: Nadejda Dermendjieva & Gergana Kutseva
Español

In Bulgaria, women’s rights, feminism, and LGBTQ rights are inflammatory topics, and one women’s fund ...

 

May 1, 2018
BY: Daniel Krcmaric
Español | Français

The advance of international justice means that the “golden parachute” of exile is no longer an easy ...

 

April 25, 2018
BY: Kate Donald  & Silke Staab
Français | Español

In a challenging global context for equality and women’s rights, a new UN Women report illustrates how ...

 

April 24, 2018
BY: Benjamin Mason Meier & Lawrence O. Gostin

Given the dramatic development of human rights under international law and the proliferation of global ...

 

April 23, 2018
BY: Sukti Dhital
Español

Legal empowerment offers promising new methods to improve access to justice and build legal systems ...

 

April 19, 2018
BY: Matheus Hernandez

The same mandate that makes the work of the High Commissioner a nearly impossible task, also gives the ...

 

April 18, 2018
BY: Geoff Dancy

Worldwide, guns are used far more often to violate, rather than defend, the human right to life. The ...

 

April 17, 2018
BY: Ted Piccone
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The dangers of a growing global divergence on human rights, with the rise of authoritarian powers, might ...

 

April 12, 2018
BY: Ravindran Daniel
Español

The last decade has seen major developments in recognizing palliative care and pain treatment as a human ...

 

April 10, 2018
BY: Paul Seils
Español

The transitional justice toolkit was developed for circumstances unlike most of today’s violent conflicts. ...

 

April 5, 2018
BY: Daniel Cerqueira & Alexandra Montgomery
Español | العربية | Français

To ensure justice for victims of corporate human rights abuse, transnational companies who evade accountability ...

 

April 3, 2018
BY: Anne-Marie Brook & K. Chad Clay & Susan Randolph

The launch of the Human Rights Measurement Initiative dataset promises to provide comprehensive overviews ...

 

March 29, 2018
BY: Gillian Caldwell
Español | Français

By its very nature, standing up to corruption and corporate power means looking at the link between ...

 

March 27, 2018
BY: Pratima Gurung
Español

Groups in Nepal working at the intersections of different issues such as indigenous women with disabilities, ...

 

March 22, 2018
BY: Shayna Plaut
Español | Français | العربية | Deutsch

As human rights educators, fostering more effective learning and advocacy is often more about how we ...

 

March 20, 2018
BY: Caroline Kiarie-Kimondo

Mismanagement of timber resources and illegal logging are exacerbating South Sudan’s conflict and destroying ...

 

March 15, 2018
BY: Tereza M. Szeghi
Español

American Indians are actively resisting Trump’s efforts and working to achieve their civil and human ...

 

March 13, 2018
BY: Camila Bustos
Español

A new lawsuit in Colombia involving young plaintiffs seeks to protect their rights to life and health ...

 

March 8, 2018
BY: Sarah Dávila-Ruhaak
Français | Español

When sexual harassment is reframed as gender-based violence and a human rights violation, rather than ...

 

March 7, 2018
BY: Sarah Knuckey & Su Anne Lee
Español

Educators and managers can play an important role in building the next generation of resilient human ...

 

March 6, 2018
BY: Salvador Santino F. Regilme, Jr.

During transnational security crises, aid recipient governments use foreign aid to increase domestic ...

 

March 1, 2018
BY: Collins Liko
Español

Cartels in Kenya are controlling public resources and access to information, but community mobilization ...

 

February 28, 2018
BY: Karen Naimer
Español | Français

DNA technology in sexual violence cases can strengthen investigations and prosecutions, but training ...

 

February 27, 2018
BY: Marc Limon

Perhaps the role of High Commissioner for Human Rights is not do-able after all. Would splitting the ...

 

February 22, 2018
BY: Maria Bobenrieth
Français | Español

In these turbulent times, business as usual is no longer an option for women’s rights organizations, ...

 

February 20, 2018
BY: Urantsooj Gombosuren & Marte Hellema
Español

In the volatility in Asia's human rights situations, can rights defenders and organizations stay globally ...

 

February 15, 2018
BY: Marcy Darnovsky & Leah Lowthorp & Katie Hasson
简体中文 | Русский | Español

The prohibition on reproductive gene editing to enhance human capabilities is weakening in the face ...

 

February 13, 2018
BY: Anna Koob & Sarah Tansey
Français | Español

Trends analysis allows human rights activists to see where human rights funding is going, and where ...

 

February 8, 2018
BY: David Petrasek
Español | Français

The early departure—yet again—of a UN High Commissioner for Human Rights suggests it’s time to re-think ...

 

February 6, 2018
BY: Devandy Ario Putro
Bahasa

Indonesia used to have a reputation of tolerance, but inflammatory rhetoric from politicians has led ...

 

February 1, 2018
BY: Marcos A. Orellana
Español | Français

Global recognition of the right to a healthy environment is long overdue. There are opportunities emerging ...

 

 
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