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By: Tracey Holland & Yeonjae Hwang
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Victimhood can easily disempower children and silence their voices as well as their claims to human rights, particularly their participation rights.

By: Pamela Camacho & Steffen Jensen
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In Duterte’s war on drugs, women victims have been largely invisible.

By: Michiel Hoornick
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It seemed that economic and political concerns drove several countries to vote against a resolution to discuss the human rights for Uyghurs in China.

By: Patricia Tarre Moser
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A new Advisory Opinion of the IACtHR underscores the penalties that deprive pregnant women, caregivers, elderly and Indigenous persons of their liberty.

By: Ellie Happel & Beth Hoagland & Olriche Jean Pierre & Tess Russo
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An interdisciplinary research team conducted the first community-owned baseline study on water in an area included in a mining permit in northern Haiti.

By: Jillienne Haglund & Courtney Hillebrecht
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A new tool helps people track recommendations and compliance about women’s rights in Europe.

By: Victoria Adelmant & Christiaan van Veen
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Algorithms calculating the probability of fraud were overwhelmingly and wrongly targeting immigrant groups.

By: Natika Kantaria
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A hope-based communications approach to women and girls’ rights can move the narrative beyond problems and challenges and focus on solutions and inspiration.

By: Nicolas Agostini
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As attacks on truth and facts multiply, can activists be falling into the traps of post-truth? Evolutions in activism, communications and politics, as well as in ...

 

By: Carol Cohn & Claire Duncanson
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To build gender-just sustainable peace, post-war states must make deep changes to address extractivism and inequality.

By: Yulanda Lui & Samuel Nesner
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Between 2006 and 2013, the Haitian government granted more than 50 mining permits to three U.S. and Canadian companies to explore land occupied by dozens of communities ...

 

By: Adrian Di Giovanni & Poorvi Chitalkar
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Legal empowerment has the potential to improve our ability to counter threats to human rights.

By: Ezgi Kan & Kerem Çiftçioğlu
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Defending human rights workers’ working conditions based on an ethic of care is one of the best ways to foster resilience and well-being.

By: Madhumita Pandey & Promil Pande
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There is a substantial need to bring marginalized voices into our climate change responses and rebuild eco-feminist archives, as that will impact not only our society ...

 

By: Antonio Pele & Katharina Bauer & Stephen Riley
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Human dignity, when it asserts humanity’s moral primacy in the world, or when it over-values human reason, is symptomatic of humanity’s self-destructive and dominating ...

 

By: César Rodríguez-Garavito
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Changing the focus from a human-centric approach to human rights will help the movement advance on environmental agendas with an inter-species recognition.

By: Mara Tissera Luna
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Despite long-standing obstacles, Latin American and Caribbean local and national migrant- and diaspora-led associations and organizations have involved themselves ...

 

By: Belinda Walzer
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The landmark case of 2019 where sixteen children and young people from twelve different countries opened the door to think about guaranteeing rights now and in ...

 

By: Thomas Bundschuh
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Poor pregnancy outcomes due to hot temperatures include stillbirth and preterm birth before the completion of 37 weeks of pregnancy.

By: Holly A. Ritchie
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Alongside political and social pressures that agro-pastoralist women and girls face, they must add an urgent one: climate change.

By: Freya Doughty
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What’s next for the Lima Programme, a two-year work program created during COP20 to advance gender-responsive climate policies.

By: Alexandra S. Moore & Sunita Toor
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This series highlights feminist approaches to understanding climate change's impact on women, as well as women's role in addressing those impacts.

By: Lara Bellone d’Altavilla
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Despite important strides made by social movements advocating for women’s rights and led by Arab women, there is still a long way to go to combat gender discrimination.

By: Alicia Ely Yamin & Joel Curtain
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There is a window of opportunity to move toward a model of financing based on Global Public Investment (GPI) to advance health and other social rights.

By: Marcia V. J. Kran & Shelley Inglis
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Five reasons why the proposal to regionalize treaty body meetings would work.

By: Caroline Dommen
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Human rights advocates could be more active in using human rights tools to transform economic thought and practice.

By: Bryanna Rainwater & Lana Baydas
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A lack of consensus among states regarding the regulation of AI weapons is an opportunity for rights groups to use international human rights law to push for clear ...

 

By: Mmabatho Motsamai & Carol Werunga & Jean Kemitare
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The Kenyan government has illustrated the critical role of Action Coalitions as the co-lead of the Action Coalition on Gender-Based Violence.

By: Steven L. B. Jensen
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The nexus between human rights and tech is more foundational to the evolution of the international human rights legal project than we normally think.

By: Raymond A. Smith
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The term “non-binary” has entered some UN reports and media, but there is still a lack of recognition of this identity in human rights law.

By: Juan Ortiz Freuler & Will Orr & Ana Brandusescu
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Nonprofits have to balance securing funds and staying true to their mission. How can we foster autonomy among organizations?

By: Sébastien Lorion
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New research unearths comprehensive data on the global diffusion of national human rights action plans since the 1993 World Conference on Human Rights.

By: Umyra Ahmad
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At the latest Human Rights Council session, anti-rights language started making its way into some resolutions under discussion.

By: María Alejandra Torres García
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Land grabs in Haiti cause women to further suffer violations of environmental and women’s rights and exacerbate climate vulnerability.

By: Juan Ortiz Freuler & Will Orr & Ana Brandusescu
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Nonprofits’ autonomy from their funders is particularly important in the digital rights space.

By: Sarthak Gupta
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In a historic rule, the Supreme Court of India aimed to protect the constitutional rights of sex workers in the country.

By: Ramona Vijeyarasa & José-Miguel Bello y Villarino
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The current absence of adequate regulation by states to protect human rights from the deployment of AI systems is, in itself, a violation of human rights.

By: Tariro Tandi & Immaculate Mugo
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Funders must rethink their principles and practices to ensure that they operate on participation, trust, and mutual understanding instead of power and privilege.

By: Vincent Ploton
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Michelle Bachelet will not seek a second term as High Commissioner for Human Rights, kicking off a race to find a suitable replacement.

By: Johanna Gusman
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The continual failure of governments to adequately address the climate crisis constitutes a violation of children’s rights and Pacific youth know this better than ...

 

By: Jacqueline Parisi
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For a country whose founding universalist principles are imbued with humanitarian rhetoric, it’s astounding how egregiously égalité has been violated.

By: Melania Chiponda & Emese Ilyes
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Respect for human rights should be founded on recognizing and honoring differences.

By: Marisa Hutchinson & Jhannel Tomlinson
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For many Global South activists and communities, the pledges and actions agreed upon at COP26 were too late, inadequate, and exclusive.

By: Jane Chung
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In constructing new paradigms, our visioning should not be limited to our definition of the problem.

By: Jordan T. Jones
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Michael Kleinman of Amnesty International USA reflects on the urgency of taking action against non-disclosure agreements.

By: Lucas Paulson
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The invitation at the heart of "Narrative Spices" isn’t about specific strategies or approaches, but about cultivating habits that enable curiosity, exploration, ...

 

 
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