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Human Right Activist talks on the new Minority Rights report

Bhavani Fonseka, Human Right Activist and Senior Researcher at the Centre for Policy Alternatives talks on the salient points of the new Minority Rights report.

Kremlin Transsexual Driving Ban: Russian regulations spark outcry from sexual minority activists

A new Russian regulation denying transgender people the right to drive has drawn condemnation from human rights activists and members of the LGBT community. ...

Human Rights Based Approach to Development in practice - a Kenyan activist's experience

This film advocates for the implementation of the human rights-based approach to development programmes, a method of which basic principles are human rights,...

Russian Transgender Driving Ban: Activists debunk Kremlin claims about sexual minority road safety

Russia took a strange turn just over week ago after the government banned transsexual and transgender people from obtaining driving licenses. The order signe...

EU Conference on Protecting Minority Rights in South Asia

Global Human Rights Defense (GHRD), in collaboration with MEP Cecilia Wikström and the ALDE Group organized a conference on 'Protecting minority rights in So...

Interview with Kenyan-Somali Activist.wmv

Esmael Omar, is the Director of Impact Kenya youth Initiative. He is a Somali, Muslim minority living in Kenya. Esmail works on issues of Lesbian, Gay, Bi-se...

Interview with Kenyan-Somali Activist Part 2.wmv

Esmael Omar, is the Director of Impact Kenya youth Initiative. He is a Somali, Muslim minority living in Kenya. Esmail works on issues of Lesbian, Gay, Bi-se...

Interview with Nubian Activists.wmv

Yaseen Ibrahim and Jamia Abdur-Raheem are activists belonging to the Kenyan Nubian Community. The Nubian's trace their origins to Egyptian civilisation in th...

Priests lead Orthodox anti-gays in violent Tbilisi clashes with rights activists, police

Russia Today covered yesterday's clashes in Georgia between the participants of the protest for marking the International Day Against Homophobia and Transpho...

Kurdish LGBTQ Oral Histories - Nicholas Glastonbury | AMENDS

April 17, 2013 - Nicholas Glastonbury (United States) studies human rights and public memory at New York University. A Turkish language translator and LGBT a...

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56 news items

Times of India
Fri, 13 Feb 2015 13:33:45 -0800

Minority rights activists and members of the clergy had held a meeting with the home minister on February 5 and organized a huge demonstration to protest against the continued attacks against Christian institutions. Minority leaders said they haven't ...


Wed, 11 Feb 2015 09:37:30 -0800

Members of the Crimean Tatar executive council, the Mejlis, have been individually targeted for political purposes and other minority rights activists in the region have also come under particular harassment. This year has also seen UNPO Presidency ...
Human Rights Watch
Wed, 18 Dec 2013 17:02:01 -0800

Targeting minority rights activists is completely at odds with Russia's role as Olympic host embracing people from all corners of the world. The government should stop harassing those who are critical of Russia's decision to host the Olympic Games.
Mon, 14 Jul 2014 13:40:15 -0700

The decision also complicated litigation over Texas's electoral maps in their long, winding trip through the courts. Minority rights activists had sued Texas in San Antonio over district maps created by state legislators after the 2010 U.S. census when ...


Wed, 21 Aug 2013 04:48:15 -0700

Iranian officials should immediately and unconditionally release five Azeri ethnic minority rights activists, a recent report on the Human Rights Watch website said. According to the report, five people have been sentenced to heavy prison terms solely ...

Slate Magazine

Slate Magazine
Tue, 11 Nov 2014 08:17:29 -0800

But he has said little in the face of the judiciary's execution this year of nearly 400 prisoners (many believed to be minority rights activists spuriously charged for criminal offenses), the arrest and continued detention of Washington Post ...
Human Rights Watch
Tue, 06 May 2014 15:11:43 -0700

During the first three months of 2014, at least six other people have been convicted for the same charge, including bloggers Truong Duy Nhat and Pham Viet Dao, and ethnic minority rights activists Thao Quan Mua, Duong Van Tu, Ly Van Dinh, and Hoang ...

Deutsche Welle

Deutsche Welle
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 19:08:53 -0800

In April 2010, the Court ruled that that the law was constitutional in its restriction of minority religious beliefs, on the grounds that it protects public order. For minority rights activists, the most problematic aspect of the law is the ...

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