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Conectas will refer police violence to UN
Organization condemns actions during the protests and requests hearing with government. Previously confined to the outskirts of São Paulo, police violence erupts in the city center and exposes deep flaws
Human Rights and OAS: beyond the election of Vannuchi
Independence of the commissioners, prevalence of the interests of the victims, delays in the cases, raising the budget and lack of universality are some of the challenges awaiting the newly elected members
Apply for the XIII International Human Rights Colloquium
Conference brings together activists from around the world in São Paulo, from October 12 to 19, to debate the new international order in human rights
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.
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Human rights violations obscure presidential elections in Iran
Country has the highest number of executions per capita in the world. Activist visits Conectas and calls for firm position from Brazil.
Supreme Court debates shortage of places in Brazilian prison system
Conectas exposes situation in the country’s prisons and calls for intervention by the judiciary
Organizations request meeting with Brazilian candidate to OAS
Paulo Vannuchi may serve as Commissioner of the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights
22nd session of the UN Human Rights Council comes to an end
Meeting marks Brazil’s return to the ranks of member countries
With the support of Brazil, UN approves investigation into crimes in North Korea
Dozens of people send emails asking the Foreign Ministry not to repeat 2009’s abstention
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