8 July 2010 - Israel was today accused
of serious human rights violations in the area of housing and access to
water - including war crimes. The accusations came as Israel prepares
to be examined by...
Executive Summary This report is released on the occasion
of the fifth anniversary of the issuing of the Advisory Opinion of the
International Court of Justice (ICJ) on the legal consequences of the...
More than 500 families living in at least
11 tsunami transitional shelter sites in Moratuwa and Ratmalana are threatened
with homelessness once again unless the Government of Sri Lanka halts plans
Executive summary More than 107 000 people of ethnic Nepali
origin ('Lhotshampas') have been displaced from their homes and lands
in Bhutan over the past two decades. Most have since resided for many...
Introduction For over ten years, the Centre on Housing
Rights and Evictions (COHRE) and the Social and Economic Rights Action
Center (SERAC) have monitored and advocated against massive and egregious...
AI Index: AFR 46/030/2005 (Public) News Service No: 306 Through the African Union and the New
Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD) African Heads of State and
Government have made a commitment...