Human Rights

George Clooney
21 Jul, 2015

Project hopes to disrupt the flow of money into conflict zones – but shouldn't Africans be part of the conversation?

Baku 2015 European Games
12 Jun, 2015

Olympic warm-up event in Azerbaijan overshadowed by human rights allegations

Child soldiers in South Sudan
16 Feb, 2015

Human Rights Watch accuses both sides in South Sudan's conflict of arming young children – often by force

03 Dec, 2014

Human rights groups say Soheil Arabi's execution is 'imminent' and appeals to a Tehran court for amnesty

24 Nov, 2014

'Courageous' Ghoncheh Ghavami is recovering in Tehran after being released on bail because of 'health problems'

David Cameron
03 Oct, 2014

Conservatives to scrap Human Rights Act and seize power from Europe if they win the next election

Israeli immigration officers checking African migrants
10 Sep, 2014

Refugees from Sudan and Eritrea were pressured to move on, Human Rights Watch says

20 Jul, 2015

From driving cars to competing in sports, women's lives remain severely restricted in the Muslim kingdom

A guard stands behind a locked gate at Pentonville prison
12 Aug, 2014

But Strasbourg upholds previous ruling that blanket ban on prisoners voting is unlawful

British Prime Minister David Cameron
17 Jul, 2014

David Cameron wants to curb the European Court of Human Rights but not everyone in his party backs the plan