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Russia’s oldest human rights organization, Moscow Helsinki Group, has said the anti-gay laws are harming children. It has claimed Vladimir Putin’s lawmakers are acting in opposition to international law, which always ensures the interest of a child is protected

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Although the tradition of marrying infants is dying out, child marriage is a serious problem in Nepal. Thirty-seven percent of Nepal’s girls and 11 percent of boys marrying before they turn even though the legal age for marriage in the country is Human Rights Organizations, Human Rights Watch, Family Planning, Health And Fitness Tips, S Girls, Nepal, Indiana, Australia, Bride

Witness: Nepal’s Child Brides And Grooms

Although the tradition of marrying infants is dying out, child marriage is a serious problem in Nepal. Thirty-seven percent of Nepal’s girls and 11 percent of boys marrying before they turn 18, even though the legal age for marriage in the country is 20.

A North Korean prison policewoman stands guard behind fences at a jail on the banks of Yalu River near the Chongsong county of North Korea, opposite the Chinese border city of Dandong, May REUTERS/Jacky Chen Bangkok, Kim Jong Un, Persecuted Church, Human Rights Organizations, New Roman, Human Rights Watch, North Korea, Far Away, Dios

North Korea: UN Should Act on Atrocities Report

(Geneva) – A new United Nations report has found that crimes against humanity are occurring in North Korea and calls for an international tribunal to investigate and hold perpetrators to account, H…

Thérèse, a in the Central African Republic, probably doesn’t know that defense ministers from around the globe will meet in London on Thursday this week to discuss United Nations peacekeeping. But she has a stake in what happens there. United Nations Peacekeeping, Human Rights Organizations, Human Rights Watch, 14 Year Old, Monster Trucks, African, How To Get, London, Thursday

A Chance for UN Peacekeeping to Get It Right

Thérèse, a 14-year-old in the Central African Republic, probably doesn’t know that defense ministers from around the globe will meet in London on Thursday this week to discuss United Nations peacekeeping. But she has a stake in what happens there.

If you will spend more millions, trying to stop abortion because of your "religious beliefs" yet still do nothing to help the millions of starving, homeless, abused or thrown away kids, then you're "religious" beliefs are wrong! No Kidding, Equal Rights, Faith In Humanity, Social Issues, Social Work, Thought Provoking, Human Rights, In This World, Equality

Something To Ponder Over

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Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir waves to supporters at the NCP Headquarters in Khartoum on April © 2010 Reuters Omar Al Bashir, Human Rights Organizations, Human Rights Watch, Political Leaders, Vladimir Putin, Congo, Crime, Presidents, Face

Bashir Faces ICC Charges of Genocide, War Crimes, Crimes Against Humanity

President Omar al-Bashir of Sudan arrived in the Democratic Republic of Congo today for a conference of the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA), Congolese media reported. Bashir …

US president Barack Obama has declared June to be gay pride month, calls for an end to the discrimination of gay people and remembers the Stonewall riots 45 years ago Michael Sam, Lgbt Groups, World Aids Day, Human Rights Watch, Lgbt Community, Us Presidents, Gay Pride, Barack Obama, Stonewall Riots

Obama Slams Uganda for Moving to Pass Anti-Homosexuality Bill

US President Barack Obama has strongly condemned moves to pass a bill in Uganda that would see some LGBTIs jailed for life if convicted of having gay sex President Barack Obama has warned Uganda th…

Jordan: New Satellite Images of Syrians Stranded at Border Human Rights Organizations, Human Rights Watch, Jordans, At Least, News, August 31, Image, Human Rights Organisations

Jordan: New Satellite Images of Syrians Stranded at Border

New satellite imagery shows the dire situation for tens of thousands of Syrians stranded at the Jordanian border. The imagery shows Syrians waiting in large numbers around at least seven water distribution sites.

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Britain’s Brexit Hate Crime Problem

The killing of a 40-year-old Polish man in Essex follows a spate of hate crimessince the UK referendum to leave the European Union.

A Congolese rebel fighter walks through an abandoned classroom, which was used as an armory for Congolese army, in Bunagana. Human Rights Organizations, Safe Schools, Human Rights Watch, Armed Conflict, Congo, Student, Cool Stuff, Rebel, Abandoned

Protect Schools During War

Call on Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to protect education during armed conflict by signing the Safe Schools Declaration.

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Tourism’s Ugly Underbelly

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Canadian Torture Survivors Tell Their Stories Human Rights Organizations, Human Rights Watch, Acting, Sayings, Lyrics, Human Rights Organisations, Quotations, Idioms, Quote

Canadian Torture Survivors Tell Their Stories

Now is the time to end torture everywhere, forever. Torture is a brutal, dehumanizing act that is never acceptable under any circumstances. It is banned by 155 countries. Yet it continues to flouri…

300 Christian Nigerian Girls Forced Into Slavery by Islamic Jihadis Nigerian Girls, Human Rights Organizations, Word Girl, Human Rights Watch, Boko Haram, Muslim Brotherhood, New Africa, Christian Girls, New Music

Nigerian schoolgirls: jihadis ‘willing to consider’ release

The girls’ abductors, who have been in regular direct contact with a government intermediary, also report that three of their teenaged captives have died – although they did not state h…

The Freedom Project: Prevention Through Education Human Rights Organizations, Human Rights Watch, The Freedom, Human Trafficking, Education, House Styles, Outdoor Decor, Projects, Log Projects

The Freedom Project: Prevention Through Education

Summary In Thailand, The Freedom Project works with children at risk to prevent human trafficking & child sexual exploitation through education & community development. Through educational …

Northern Gateway Pipeline: Urge Canada to listen to First Nations Human Rights Organizations, Human Rights Watch, Amnesty International, First Nations, Acting, Canada, Children, Young Children, Boys

Northern Gateway Pipeline: Urge Canada to listen to First Nations

Dear Melvin, THANK YOU for signing Amnesty International’s petition on the CARE2 Petition Site for environmental activist Laisa Santos Sampaio. Will you take action on a human rights concern …

Russia: Halt Orders to Block Online Media Human Rights Organizations, Human Rights Watch, New Law, Stop Working, Russia, How To Remove, Human Rights Organisations

Russia: Halt Orders to Block Online Media

Proposed Law Would Further Restrict Public Debate (Moscow) – Russian authorities have blocked several independent websites and are proposing new laws that would further restrict freedom of expressi…

On World AIDS Day, we come together as a global community to honor the many lives we have lost, and to reaffirm our support for the millions of individuals and families who are still living with and affected by HIV/AIDS around the world. John Kerry, Human Rights Organizations, Italian People, Lgbt News, Human Rights Watch, Republican Senators, Republic Day, Foreign Policy, Presidential Candidates

John Kerry: America will now review its relations with Uganda over its anti-gay law

US Secretary of State John Kerry says his country is now reviewing its relations with Uganda, following President Yoweri Museveni’s decision to sign anti-gay legislation. President Yoweri Museveni …