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CPJ calls on SADC heads of state to prioritize pre

Saturday, August 17, 2019
Dr. Stergomena Tax SADC Executive Secretary SADC House Plot No. 54385 Central Business District Private Bag 0095 Gaborone, Botswana Sent via email and facsimile Dear Dr. Tax, I write to you from the Committee to Protect Journalists, an independent non-profit organization that advocat ...

Our Vanishing World: Rainforests

Wednesday, August 14, 2019
Rainforests are a crucial feature of Earth rsquo;s biosphere. Apart from being critical to Earth rsquo;s climate and vital carbon sinks, the major player in Earth rsquo;s hydrological (water) cycle, a massive producer of oxygen and home to most of the world rsquo;s species, rainforests are the home ...

Cameroon’s military detains pidgin news anchor Samuel Wazizi

Wednesday, August 14, 2019
New York, August 13, 2019--Cameroonian authorities should immediately release without charge pidgin news anchor Samuel Wazizi, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today. Police arrested Wazizi 11 days ago and handed him over to the military, which has since held him without access to his lawye ...

Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) calls on Tanzania’s Magufuli to drop Kabe

Tuesday, August 13, 2019
President John Magufuli 1 Barack Obama Drive 11400, Kivukoni, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania Sent via email Dear President Magufuli, I write to you from the Committee to Protect Journalists, an organization that advocates for press freedom worldwide, to urge your government to drop charges against fre ...

Rising extremism is not a mental health issue, it's a political and public healt

Tuesday, August 13, 2019
The response to terrorism in this country is bifurcated. If the perpetrator is a Muslim, then the issue becomes Islam and Muslims. Some go to the Quran to find answers. Others blame the whole Muslim community for the violent act. If the perpetrator is a Christian White person, then the issue becomes ...

American Human Rights Council (AHRC-USA): Best wishes for a happy & safe Eid Al

Saturday, August 10, 2019
The American Human Rights Council (AHRC-USA) extends its best wishes to all around the world who celebrate Eid Al Adha, Feast of the Sacrifice. Eid Al Adha (Feast of the Sacrifice) is a major holiday in the Muslim calendar that marks the end of the annual Muslim pilgrimage (Hajj) the holy sited s ...

Authorities arrest Sidama Media Network workers in southern Ethiopia amid unrest

Friday, August 9, 2019
Nairobi, August 9, 2019--The Committee to Protect Journalists today called on authorities in Ethiopia to disclose the charges against three media workers from the Sidama Media Network or release them immediately, and to guarantee that journalists operating in southern Ethiopia can report freely. ...

AHRC Recognizes World's Indigenous People's Day, Friday August 9:

Friday, August 9, 2019
The American Human Rights Council (AHRC-USA) joins the United Nations, countries around the world and other human rights organizations in recognizing and honoring the International Day of the World 39;s Indigenous Peoples that falls annually on August 9. The General Assembly adopted the United N ...
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By: akoaso,HH Germany