defenders in Garissa have accused the government of using excessive force and violating human rights
in its bid to counter violent extremism in Northeastern region.
Nestle has become the first major multi-national company to report publicly on its human rights
impacts across seven countries, and what it is doing to address them.
New York) – President Hamid Karzai should appoint independent and experienced human rights
experts to fill vacancies on the Afghan Independent Human Rights
Commission (AIHRC), Human Rights
Watch said today.
Clearly, they are not simply legal claims and duties--say, claims and duties that are enshrined within international law--for we may intelligibly ask of anything that is called a human right
within international law whether it is a genuine human right
The basic objective of the campaign was promotion of human rights
values for creating a culture of tolerance and respect.
ISLAMABAD -- In its efforts to inform the internationally community about steps taken by the government to ensure basic human rights
, the Ministry of Human Rights
is organising a first ever three-day International Human Rights
Conference from Monday.
The Universal Declaration of Human Rights
is a milestone document that proclaimed the inalienable rights which everyone is inherently entitled to as a human being.
MANILA, Philippines International human rights
organizations expressed their strong condemnation on the recent killings of human rights
defenders and the "worsening climate of impunity" in the country.
National Human Rights
Committee (NHRC) Secretary-General Maryam bint Abdullah al-Attiyah said that celebrating Qatar Human Rights
Day annually on November 11 commemorates the decision to establish NHRC, which transformed the promotion and protection of human rights
in the State of Qatar.
LAHORE -- Human rights
activists appreciated Pakistan's becoming a member state of United Nation Human Rights
Council, cautioning Islamabad needs to improve its human rights
facilities promptly at home.
Qatar's National Human Rights
Committee stressed Sunday that the complaint submitted by the siege countries to the High Commissioner for Human Rights
was a desperate attempt to hinder the Qatari committee's efforts in protecting human rights
When governments try to silence human rights
defenders, they do so either by penalizing their activities or, in most instances, by labeling them as obstacles to law enforcement.
A global study has found that almost half of the surveyed companies have never undertaken a dedicated human rights
due diligence process or a human rights
The Contentious History of the International Bill of Human Rights
, by Christopher N.
TEHRAN (FNA)- A high-ranking Iranian human rights
delegation arrived in Geneva on Monday to take part in a specialized conference and meet senior Italian officials.