The articles in this edition of the SUR International Journal on Human Rights bring together some remarkable and critical case studies that illustrate that natural resource exploitation is one of the major causes of many human rights abuses. Read and share!
Antônia Melo, long-time environmental defender of Xingu, wins Alexander Soros Foundation Award
See the recipients of the 39th Vladimir Herzog Award for Amnesty and Human Rights
Article by Amanda Fazano
Guidelines to denounce abuses in protests
Human Rights Laboratory delineates innovative human rights solutions
Social inequality and rights violations are parts of the everyday living in the Brazilian favelas
Egyptian activist may be released after serving 3 years under an anti-protest law
One of the biggest challenges against global warming is convincing people that everyone will be affected
Plurality unites social movements and creates rooms for sharing experiences
Published by Conectas since 2004 in Portuguese, English and Spanish, and distributed in more than 100 countries with a print run of 2,700 copies. It addresses human rights issues from a Global South perspective
Publication shows how NGOs can influence the international action of their countries from Conectas experiences in Brazil
Published regularly by Conectas, in printed format, since 2007, with a summary of the positions taken by Brazil in the United Nations.
Special report by Conectas on the main human rights cases pending in the Supreme Court, the highest court of law in Brazil