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15 Aug 2018 description
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Ethiopia’s new Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has electrified his country with a range of reforms since he took office in April, including the release of hundreds of political prisoners. But recent incidents of ethnically and religiously-charged killings in Ethiopia’s Somali and Oromia regions point to ongoing tensions in the country.

15 Aug 2018 description
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By Bill Frelick, Director, Refugee Rights Program

While changing a few words on a refugee’s ID card may seem inconsequential, for the 700,000 Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh who fled ethnic cleansing in Myanmar a year ago, it is essential.

In negotiating with Myanmar for the repatriation of the Rohingya, Bangladesh recently agreed to change the wording on their ID cards from “Myanmar nationals” to “displaced persons from Rakhine State.”

14 Aug 2018 description
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Strengthen UN Investigation into Laws-of-War Violations

Investigating the terrible toll that the war in Yemen is inflicting on civilians has become, sadly, a regular occurrence for human rights investigators.

10 Aug 2018 description
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(Nairobi) – South Sudanese leaders should not undermine their efforts to bring an end to the country’s devastating conflict with an amnesty for war crimes and crimes against humanity, Human Rights Watch said.

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13 Aug 2018 description
job Closing date: 08 Sep 2018 Human Rights Watch

FULL-TIME JOB VACANCY
RESEARCHER ON BURMA/MYANMAR
Asia Division
(Burma/Myanmar base preferred)
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

31 Jul 2018 description
job Closing date: 24 Aug 2018 Human Rights Watch

FIXED-TERM JOB VACANCY
LEBANON RESEARCHER
Middle East and North Africa Division
Beirut
Application Deadline: 24 August 2018