The world has almost 260 million international migrants, of which nearly 15 million are refugees who left their homes to escape war or persecution. The new #SUR23 presents the views of experts from seven countries on this topic – one of the most pressing on the international human rights agenda.
In the second meeting since the creation of the New Development Bank, NGOs oppose investments in large hydroelectric dams and fossil fuels
Temer government abstains in UN vote on human rights in the Persian country
Article by Camila Asano, Gabriela Kletzel, Daniela Quintanilla and Paulo de Tarso Arantes on ISRH
Organizations condemn nomination of Alexandre de Moraes to the Supreme Court
Conectas releases list of candidates selected for the Universal Periodic Review project
Inter-American Court creates new “supercase” on the Brazilian prison system; resolution also includes one youth detention center
One year after the murder of Berta Cáceres, Honduran lawyer reveals what it’s like to work in the most dangerous country in the world for human rights defenders
New law on foreign NGOs restricts the work of civil society
UN warned Brazilian government of the risks of deaths at Anísio Jobim Prison Complex
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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