Defending Childrens Rights

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22 May 2018 Humanitarian Aid A major canal dredging project underway in Southern Bangladesh to protect Rohingya refugees from monsoon floods, will have the added benefit of boosting local agriculture, the United Nations migration agency said Tuesday.


The United Nations human rights arm has voiced deep concern over escalating conflict between the military and armed groups in Myanmar’s Kachin and Shan provinces that has displaced over 100,000 civilians and trapped many in the midst of active fighting.


17 May 2018 Syrian civilians are frequently being denied live-saving humanitarian support – an unintended consequence of unilateral sanctions, that are exacerbating an already dire situation, according to a United Nations rights expert.


1 May 2018 Human Rights Politicians in Iraq are working constructively with each other ahead of this month’s parliamentary elections, a senior United Nations official said.


TNN | Updated: Mar 28, 2018, 13:57 IST NHRC notices to CS, DGP on scribe’s killing BHOPAL: Taking suo motu cognizance of the killing of a television journalist in Bhind, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has issued notices to Read more…


26 March 2018 UN Affairs A united Nations spokesman said Monday that Secretary-General António Guterres is shocked at reports of remarks attributed to Myanmar Senior General U Min Aung Hlaing.


The Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) is a milestone document in the history of human rights. Drafted by representatives with different legal and cultural backgrounds from all regions of the world, the Declaration was proclaimed by the United Nations Read more…