Business, Development and Human Rights

Apr 01, 2020

Coronavirus in the Pacific

Infection figures remain low for the Pacific, but they have more than doubled since last week. The WHO reports more than 120 positive cases in the Pacific, excluding Australia and New Zealand. The second Covid-19-related death in the region was confirmed on Tuesday afternoon; both deaths occurred in Guam.

Apr 01, 2020

Coronavirus in the Pacific

Infection figures remain low for the Pacific, but they have more than doubled since last week. The WHO reports more than 120 positive cases in the Pacific, excluding Australia and New Zealand. The second...

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Mar 31, 2020

Coronavirus: Balochistan Lacks Infrastructure...

Iran is one of the most largely affected countries in the world by the spread of the coronavirus. However, the country hadn’t taken sufficiently serious movement restriction measures. As a consequence,...

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Mar 27, 2020

Hague Court Orders Dutch State to Pay out Over...

A court in the Hague ordered the Dutch state to pay compensation to victims of colonial massacres in the 1940s. After World War II the Dutch government sent a large military force to its former colony...

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Mar 27, 2020

The Ambazonia Governing Council welcomes the UN...

The Ambazonia Governing Council has issued a Declaration on the responsibility to protect the people of Ambazonia during the Corona virus pandemic. In the Declaration, the Council reiterates the context...

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Mar 26, 2020

Millions of Ethiopians can't get COVID-19...

Below is an article provided by Ayyaantuu News Millions of Ethiopians are being denied access to viable information considering the risks of the corona virus due to a months-long government imposed shutdown...

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Mar 24, 2020

Sindhi: 472 arrested during Lockdown to contain...

On the first day of a lockdown to prevent the spread of the Corona virus, a total of 472 people have been arrested in Sindh. The government of Sindh had imposed lockdown effective from 23 March as Pakistan...

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Mar 24, 2020

Chittagong Hill Tracts: Development Project Destroying...

The Chittagong Hill Tracts Development Board (CHTDB) is pursuing a project which consists of constructing roads, cutting hills, sectioning an entire village and destroying their graveyards and their ancestral...

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Dec 12, 2019

Hmong: UNPO at Laos UPR Pre-session

On 12 December 2019 UNPO's General Secretary, Ralph Bunche, spoke at the pre-session for the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) for Laos.

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