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Unions in Pakistan: rise & fall

juni 12, 2019 - Zulfiqar Shah, Joint Director at the Pakistan Institute of Labour Education & Research, and NHRF's local consultant in Pakistan

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Prohibiting violence and harassment in the world of work

juni 12, 2019 -

Op-ed by the Women’s Commission of the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC).

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The Universal Declaration of Human Rights – from optimism to apprehension over the last 20 years

mai 09, 2019 - Emma Verngård, Intern with the NHRF and MPhil Student with the Norwegian Centre for Human Rights

Last year's 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) provided an opportunity to reflect on how perceptions of human rights have changed over time.

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India’s contribution to the UDHR: A remarkable achievement

apr. 09, 2019 - Miloon Kothari - Independent Expert on Human Rights and Social Policy; former UN Special Rapporteur; Member of the NHRF Advisory Board

Indian leaders have long impacted Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the United Nations itself. Miloon Kothari reflects on how India has helped shape path-breaking human rights norms on an international scale.

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Sri Lanka: Good progress on transitional justice?

jan. 30, 2019 - Yolanda Foster, trainer with the Affected Families Forum (AFF). AFF is a network of relatives of people who disappeared during the war in Sri Lanka.

The answer to that question depends on who you ask.

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The Difficult Search

juni 01, 2018 - Mary Aileen Diez-Bacalso

What keeps me going in the search for truth for the involuntarily disappeared?

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