The call for papers is open for the 22nd edition of the Sur Journal. Contributions can be submitted until 30th August and should follow the guidelines set out in the call for papers. Within the scope of human rights, but without a specific theme, there is a preference for texts based on empirical research or first-hand experience.
In a historic debate, Supreme Court to decide on decriminalization of drug use
Chinese activist speaks about the latest repression against human rights advocates in the country
After inspecting prisons in Brazil, UN rapporteur finds that torture is persistent and claims that the practice is not investigated
Congressional Inquiry wrong in its conclusion that privatization is a solution for the prison system
Bill to replace Foreigner Act approved in the Senate, proceeds to the Lower House
On the eve of the summit, organizations urge new financial institution to promote alternative development model
Why Brazil should help close Guantanamo prison
International pressure mounts against detention of 14 activists who oppose the government
Activists share strategies, denounce abuses and discuss the state and the future of protests
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