Conectas Human Rights and the Fund for Global Human Rights invites contributions in the form of articles, case studies and institutional reflections – with preference given to activist voices from the Global South – for the 26th edition to be published in December 2017. The special edition will focus on the responses to the crackdown on civil society currently seen – to different degrees – around the world.
Organizations condemn government’s latest attempt to discredit experts who denounce human rights setbacks
For the third time, Brazil misses deadline to participate in international conference on the arms trade
Article by Juana Kweitel, César Rodríguez Garavito and Matt Clausen
Campaign by the Criminal Justice Network calls for measures to change the reality of the Brazilian prison system
UN and IACHR criticize Inquiry Commission, rural violence and draft laws to weaken environmental legislation
In an interview, Lia van Broekhoven of Human Security Collective explains what this body had to do with the approval of Brazil’s anti-terrorism law
Presidency vetoes article of Order 752 that exempts banks from environmental crimes
Special rapporteur has been waiting for a response on the public security crisis for four months
New Immigration Law is signed, with 20 vetoes, by President Michel Temer
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