Monthly Archives: March 2018

Afghanistan: Girls Struggle for an Education

Insecurity, Government Inaction, and Donor Disengagement Reversing Vital Gains (Kabul) – Afghan government and international donor efforts since 2001 to educate girls have significantly faltered in recent years, Human Rights Watch said in a new report released today. Sixteen years … Continue reading

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Poor Children Of Malaysia And Singapore

Dear viewers: There may be few people who live in poor countries such as Malaysia and Singapore, which are considered as major economic giants in the world. Producer and Singer: Sadaf Gholami

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NHRC notices to CS, DGP on scribe’s killing

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 … Continue reading

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UN chief urges Myanmar’s leaders to take ‘unified stance’ against hatred in the country

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.

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Universal Declaration of Human Rights

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 … Continue reading

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Convention on the Rights of the Child

  Convention on the Rights of the Child Adopted in November 1989 (23)   Introduction   The States Parties to the present Convention: According to the principles of the Charter of the United Nations to recognize the inalienable rights, equality and dignity of all … Continue reading

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Ongoing violations of child rights highlighted as UN monitoring body opens annual session

Children face the ongoing violations of their rights worldwide, including poverty, violence and discrimination against them, a senior United Nations human rights official told the body that monitors implementation of a global treaty on the matter.

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