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Venezuela, Poland and Sudan amongst 14 new Human Rights Council members

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The Human Rights Council, Geneva

Record-high number of civilian casualties in Afghanistan: UN Report

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The Pul-e-Kheshti Mosque in Kabul, Afghanistan.

Guinea: End Crackdown on Opponents to New Constitution

Guinea’s government should end its crackdown on the right to protest by releasing civil society leaders and demonstrators opposed to a new constitution, Human Rights Watch said on Oct 18, 2019. The government should also i...

UN: Protect Rights in Welfare Systems’ Tech Overhaul

Governments should heed the call of the United Nations’ leading expert on poverty to fully integrate human rights protections into their efforts to digitize and automate welfare benefits and services, seven human rights gr...