In Memory of Medi Ssengooba

Expand Dr Akwasi Osei, Chief executive officer of Ghana&rsquos Mental Health Authority, Medi Ssengooba, and Shantha Rau Barriga. &copy Private With great sadness we share this news that Medi Ssengooba, a dear friend, partner, and friend at Human Legal rights Watch, died a week ago following a short illness. Medi would be a strong advocate, […]

US: Fears of Prescribing Hurt Chronic Pain Patients

December 14, 2018 Video Video: Opioids Attack in america Leaves Discomfort Patients Suffering Federal and condition government efforts to lessen prescription opioids are unintentionally harming chronic discomfort patients. Many people are involuntarily stop medications that enhance their lives or appear at first sight not able to locate a physician willing to look after them.&nbsp (New […]

A Child Bride’s Attempted Suicide in Lebanon

The tragic situation of the 16-year-old child bride who attempted suicide should prompt Lebanon&rsquos parliament to finally pass a law ending child marriage in the country. Expand The parliament building in downtown Beirut, Lebanon October 27, 2016.&nbsp &copy 2016 Reuters Media and other reports repeat the girl leaped in the roof of her parents&rsquo house […]

Iran: Imprisoned Dissident Dies

Expand Rajai Shahr Prison, Karaj, Iran. &copy 2004 Private (Beirut) &ndash Iranian government bodies should immediately execute a completely independent and impartial analysis in to the dying of the imprisoned activist on the hunger strike, Human Legal rights Watch stated today. Anybody found accountable for wrongdoing within the dying of Vahid Sayadi Nasiri ought to […]

Myanmar: Disband Panel on Crimes Against Rohingya

Expand Rohingya refugees walk-through grain fields after crossing the border from Myanmar into Palang Khali, Bangladesh, October 19, 2017. &copy 2017 Jorge Silva/Reuters (New You are able to) &ndash Myanmar should disband its commission of inquiry into abuses in Rakhine condition since it is clearly reluctant to honestly investigate alleged grave crimes against ethnic Rohingya, […]

Human Rights Can’t Leave People With Disabilities Behind

Expand Gathering on Grand Devote The city on Human Legal rights Day, December 10, 2018. &copy 2018 Roksana Nowak/Human Right Watch As night fell on December 10, people collected in The city&rsquo Grand-Spot to celebrate the seventieth anniversary from the Universal Promise of Human Legal rights. Round the Christmas tree within the center, the square […]

Sigrid Kaag Opens Amsterdam Human Rights Weekend 2019

(Amsterdam) &ndash Sigrid Kaag, Nederlander Minister for Move and Development Cooperation, is going to be keynote speaker in the seventh edition from the Human Rights Weekend (7-10 Feb 2019) at De Balie in Amsterdam. The weekend is presented by Human Legal rights Watch, De Balie, and partners. On opening night, Human Legal rights Watch&rsquos Executive […]

The Nature of Truth – Epistemology | WIRELESS PHILOSOPHY

In this Wireless Philosophy video, Joshua Rasmussen (Azusa Pacific University) explores 5 theories of the nature of truth. Thanks for watching! To learn more about philosophy and critical thinking, please subscribe! More on Joshua Rasmussen: —- Wi-Phi @ Khan Academy: Instagram: @wiphiofficial Twitter: Facebook: —- Help us caption & translate […]

Former UN Rights Chief Joins Human Rights Watch Board

Expand Zeid Ra’ad al-Hussein, U.N. High Commissioner for Human Legal rights, addresses a persons Legal rights Council in the Un in Geneva, Europe Feb 26, 2018. &copy 2018 Reuters (New You are able to) &ndash The previous Un human legal rights chief, Zeid Ra&rsquoad Al Hussein, has became a member of the board of Human […]