May 29, 2018

Southern Mongolia: Teachers Protest to Denounce Local School Closures

On 28 May 2018, Southern Mongolian teachers convened a peaceful protest in front of a governmental office to denounce the ongoing closures of Mongolian schools, leaving the teachers jobless. This results from the development of a community-based private education system supported by the Chinese government, as well as by Beijing’s plan to develop urban areas and uphold ecological migration policies....

May 29, 2018

Southern Mongolia: Teachers Protest to Denounce...

On 28 May 2018, Southern Mongolian teachers convened a peaceful protest in front of a governmental office to denounce the ongoing closures of Mongolian schools, leaving the teachers jobless. This results...

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May 25, 2018

Indigenous Peoples Inaugurate State Council for...

On Thursday 17 May 2018, indigenous peoples of the state of Rio in Brazil gathered in order to inaugurate the State Council for Indigenous Rights. This Council will aim to advocate and guarantee the good...

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May 25, 2018

Sindh: Students and Activists on Hunger Strike...

On Wednesday 23 May 2018, students from Islamabad carried out a rally in the Pakistani capital city in support of the thousands of Sindh victims of enforced disappearances since 2010. Human rights activists,...

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May 24, 2018

Chittagong Hills Tracts: Intensive Mining Threatens...

Once again, the indigenous peoples living in the Bangladeshi region of the Chittagong Hills Tracts (CHT) face the terrible consequences of abuses perpetrated against their communities. This time, the cause...

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May 24, 2018

Oromo: Refugees Condemned to Hardship and Uncertainty...

Having escaped from State repression in Ethiopia, refugees coming from the region of Oromia suffer from deprivation and apprehension as they try to rebuild their lives across the border. Their situation...

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May 23, 2018

Tibet: Activist Sentenced to Five Years of Imprisonment...

Tibetan language activist Tashi Wangchuk has been convicted to five years of imprisonment for "inciting separatism", after he campaigned to preserve his native language. Tibetan language activists are...

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May 23, 2018

Ambazonia: Australia Expresses Concern about Situation...

At least 8 Cameroonian athletes have not returned from the Commonwealth Games and are seeking asylum in Australia as the situation in their country is highly worrying. Together with Australia, the United...

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May 22, 2018

East Turkestan: Repressive Policies Undermine...

For Uyghur students and their parents the month of Ramadan in their homeland of East Turkestan  is marked by repressive measures aiming at undermining the expression of their religious practices....

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