March 2012 (3)
Mar 23 2012 3:00PM
Summary of Amnesty International's submission to the UN of its concerns and recommendations relating to the Dominican Republic
A few days before the Un Human Rights Committee began its review in march of the Dominican Republic's human rights record, Amnesty submitted a detailed report of its concerns. These included widespread violence by police, use of tortur...
Mar 20 2012 1:42PM
Human Rights Watch Film Festival
The Human Rights Watch Film Festival comes to London tomorrow until March 30th, 2012. The eclectic and inspiring selection of films will be shown across four venues in the City, including; Curzon Mayfair, Curzon Soho, ICA and the Ritzy...
Mar 17 2012 8:03PM
March 21 is Iranian New Year and Women in Prison
We are nearing the Iranian New Year. As millions of Iranians inside and outside the country celebrate NowRooz, those who are in prison and their families especially children of the prisoners feel no urge for celebrations. The number of...