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Right to information law campaigners step up gear
Ghana News Agency

Accra urged to 'walk the talk' over information Bill

The Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative (CHRI) this weekend urged the Ghanaian Government to pass the Right to Information (RTI) Bill. 'Walk the talk and give meaning to Ghanaians' right to know by passing an effective and efficient RTI Law. Legalbrief, 5 days ago
Right to information law campaigners step up gear Ghana News Agency, 3 weeks ago

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Malay Mail, 5 days ago, 4 days ago
Seatrade Global, 2 weeks ago
Sri Lanka Daily News, 1 day ago
Huffington Post UK, 4 days ago
World Maritime News, 2 weeks ago, 1 week ago
ASU Web Devil, 2 weeks ago

"Chieftaincy institution must be accountable"

Kumasi, Feb. 27, GNA The African Regional Director of the Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative, Ms Mina Mensah, has underscored the need to ensure that chiefs become more accountable to the people. They need to account for public donations and ...
 Ghana News Agency1 month ago
Foreign and Commonwealth Office

Press release: Human Rights and Democracy Report for 2013 published

The report was launched with a speech by the Foreign Secretary, William Hague, at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office. This was followed by a presentation by Erin Gallagher from Physicians for Human Rights and a member of the PSVI steering board, ... week ago Statement to Parliament: Annual Human Rights and Democracy Report 2013 week ago Global view of challenges and dangers facing lawyers and judges highlighted in IBAHRI Annual Report  International Bar Association1 month ago The Model United Nations in the Foreign and Commonwealth Office- by Dr Jon Yorke, Reader in Law, School of Law, Birmingham City University  Foreign and Commonwealth Office1 month ago

UK vows reform help for Bahrain

A WIDE-ranging package of reform assistance has been pledged by the UK government to help Bahrain strengthen its human rights record and the rule of law. This package, which includes initiatives such as funding for an intelligence sharing visit ...
 Gulf Daily News1 week ago
Canadian Content

David Cameron should allow the human rights of the Chagossians

David Cameron's photo opportunity in Jaffna with a group of Tamil people during his visit to Sri Lanka back in November 2013 was cynically orchestrated to show bogus credentials to the world as a global human rights defender. Such deceptions ...
 Sri Lanka Daily News1 week ago UNHRC decision on SL victory for its people: Cameron  Daily Mirror Sri Lanka3 weeks ago Cameron Welcomes UNHRC Decision on Sri Lanka  Outlook India3 weeks ago David Cameron welcomes UNHRC decision on Sri Lanka  DNA3 weeks ago
Gulf Times

US intensifies lobbying in Geneva

As the vote on the resolution on Sri Lanka at the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) is nearing, the concerned parties have intensified their lobbying sprees. The draft resolution, calling for an international inquiry into allegations of ...
 Daily Mirror Sri Lanka1 month ago Rajapakse in Myanmar for crucial dialogue  Gulf Times1 month ago Lanka ready for US resolution on human rights as UNHRC session begins  Jagran Post1 month ago Sri Lanka president in Myanmar for crucial talks as UNHRC sessions begin  Individual.com1 month ago

Energy versus rights

When British Gas signed its first deal with Algeria back in 1964, it marked the start of lasting energy ties that have seen BP become a leading investor in the North African country. The Algerian state and oil gas enterprise, Sonatrach, has been ...
 Deutsche Welle1 month ago UK puts business over human rights in Algeria  Deutsche Welle1 month ago
Foreign and Commonwealth Office

Commentary: Sri Lanka - straining the Commonwealth

By Sir Ronald Sanders The Commonwealth of 53 nations is facing yet another ordeal because of the government of Sri Lanka. This time the Sri Lankan government is refusing to co-operate with a UN-mandated investigation. Sir Ronald Sanders is a ...
 Caribbean News Now!1 week ago UN probe will give Sri Lankans justice  Melbourne Age2 weeks ago HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL DISCUSSES REPORTS ON MALI, CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC AND SRI LANKA  United Nations Office at Geneva3 weeks ago HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL HOLDS ANNUAL DISCUSSION ON RIGHTS OF PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES, FOCUSING ON INCLUSIVE EDUCATION  United Nations Office at Geneva1 month ago
Times of India

India abstains on human rights vote on Sri Lanka, rescues foreign policy

NEW DELHI: In a brave decision marking the reclamation of foreign policy from narrow political interests, India abstained from voting on a US-sponsored resolution on human rights situation in Sri Lanka. While India had supported the resolution in ...
 Times of India3 weeks ago India abstains from anti-Lanka resolution at UN  Times of India3 weeks ago UN launches investigation into war crimes in Sri Lanka  Times of India3 weeks ago Australia rejects US resolution while India keeps mum  Sunday Observer4 weeks ago

Video: Russia, China, criticise Pillay's report; others commend it

Several countries including Russia and China criticised the report compiled by UN Human Rights Chief Navi Pillay, during the interactive dialogue held at the UNHRC sessions in Geneva yesterday while a majority of countries including the US, UK and ...
 Daily Mirror Sri Lanka3 weeks ago
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