Blogs

13 Apr 2014

Rights to free expression and peaceful assembly are under threat in Brazil, Amnesty says ahead of the 2014 football World Cup.

13 Apr 2014

A Briton beaten and threatened by Dubai police before being made to sign documents in a language he did not understand, expects a verdict in his trial on 15 April.

12 Apr 2014

The legal charity Reprieve has written to the Foreign Secretary asking for clarification following reports that the CIA ran a torture 'black-site' on the UK territory of Diego Garcia.

12 Apr 2014

The World Council of Churches has announced a major consultation on peace, reconciliation and reunification of the Korean peninsula.

12 Apr 2014

Peace and disarmament organisations are preparing for the Global Day of Action on Military Spending (GDAMS), which this year is 14 April.

11 Apr 2014

Exploring how gender stereotypes affect both men and women in every area of life, and how this begins at a very early age.

11 Apr 2014

Christian Aid has stressed the urgent need to disarm warring factions and scale up protection for the 980,000 civilians displaced by violence.

11 Apr 2014

An Office of the Children’s Commissioner report says children who arrive alone to seek asylum in the UK struggle to be heard in a system designed for adults.