Business and Human Rights
Where do we stand a year later?
How do journalists and civil society organizations use this tool? And how is the government dealing with it? New law is praised, but its appeals channels need improvement
EXTRAORDINARY! Commission on Human Rights and Minorities a resounding success
Event attracted more than 500 people at Praça Rosa and shifted the focus of the debate on Feliciano
Children and adolescents in prison » Why this is a bad idea
Conectas lists arguments against lowering the age of criminal responsibility
New Drug Law tougher on blacks and the poor
The lower house of Congress should vote soon on a new law on Drugs. Conectas warns of the distortions in the Bill No. 7.663/10.
Far beyond Apartheid
South Africa’s regime of racial segregation ended 19 years ago. But this doesn't mean that rights are complete in the country. Conectas spoke to Janet Love, an activist who participated in the drafting of the first post-apartheid constitution
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An overview of the seminar on 1 year of the Freedom of Information Law
Journalists, NGOs and government discuss in São Paulo the 1st anniversary of this transparency tool
Rule regulating first aid by police officers is misinterpreted in São Paulo
Measure has brought improvements, but it needs to be properly understood and applied
Foreign Policy and Human Rights is the theme of the 19th edition of Sur Journal
The deadline for submissions is June 30, 2013
Bill gives superpowers to the São Paulo Court of Appeals and threatens independence of the Judiciary
Government is fast tracking the bill without any public debate
Brazil ends annual visa quota for Haitians
Brazilian immigration policy, says Conectas, should not be limited to impromptu acts such as “humanitarian visas”
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