Thu, 22 Oct, 2020
Wed, 22 Apr, 2020
While most of the attacks took place in a small group of countries with persistently poor human rights records - Colombia and Mexico in particular - concerns are also being raised about a spate of new laws in other countries which, it is feared, will make activists more vulnerable.
Tue, 08 Jan, 2019
In a society "marked by a serious lack of unity", those involved in administering and promoting justice should "look more closely at the meaning in law of social and economic rights,” the Catholic Archbishop of Dublin has said.
Mon, 01 Oct, 2018
On August 25, 2017, the Myanmar military launched ‘clearance operations’ against the Rohingya in Rakhine State, causing widespread violence and destruction, forcing more than 706,000 people to flee into neighbouring Bangladesh.
Fri, 24 Aug, 2018
Ireland’s human rights watchdog handled almost 1,800 queries last year with its chief commissioner claiming 2016 was “a year in which forms of hate and intolerance took centre stage”.
Fri, 30 Jun, 2017