News Releases

Human Rights Caucus assesses the World Summit on the Information Society

Human Rights Caucus Concerned About WSIS Outcome

World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS): Human Rights Must Be Central to Information Society

John Humphrey Freedom Award laureates begin tour of five Canadian cities

Human Rights Consortium study finds Afghans are still hopeful for the future

Access to Generic Drugs is a Human Rights issue

Women’s security must be priority for upcoming <i>Loya Jirga</i> in Afghanistan

Civil Society recommendations to the Special Conference on Hemispheric Security, Mexico City, Oct. 27-28

Rights & Democracy demands independent inquiry into killing of French journalist in Ivory Coast

Rights & Democracy Urges Malaysian Government to Clear Human Rights Advocate Irene Fernandez

Rights & Democracy salutes Shirin Ebadi, winner of the

Solidarity with Colombian Human Rights Defenders

Canada’s Role in the Impasse on the Question of Indigenous Lands at the United Nations

World Summit on the Information Society

WTO – Cancún

Negotiations on Agriculture: WTO must Recognize the Human Right to Adequate Food.

WTO Threatens Human Rights

Mary Robinson and Mariclaire Acosta Urquidi among distinguished speakers to appear at Rights & Democracy events in Cancun, Mexico.

Putting human rights at the heart of the Information Society

Rights & Democracy congratulates Peru’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission on the release of its final report

Rights & Democracy strongly condemns deadly attack on UN headquarters in Iraq

Two indigenous activists from Latin America receive 2003 John Humphrey Freedom Award

Coalition for Women’s Human Rights in Conflict Situations applauds UN move to replace Del Ponte in Rwanda

The Impact of Investment on Human Rights

International Criminal Court (ICC)

Think Tank on Investment and Human Rights

Togo: Serious Irregularities Observed in Presidential Election Preparations

Women Talk of Rape Before the Sierra Leone Truth Commission

Impunity: Obstruction of Justice in Guatemala

The President of Rights & Democracy on a Mission to the Ivory Coast.

Urgent Appeal: Due Process for Cuban Dissidents

Perpetuation of Warlordism Detrimental to Security for Women

International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR)

Study on Democratic Development in Mexico

Monitoring Council for Rights and Freedoms Needed in Canada

Rights & Democracy Supports a Women’s Peace Project in Palestinian Occupied Territories

Urgent Appeal: Stop the Execution of 30 Defendants in Democratic Republic of Congo