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Dialogue with African organizations, September 20 at 11 a.m. (Geneva time)

We are pleased to inform you of an online meeting to be held on September 20 at 11:00 a.m. (Geneva time). The objective of the meeting will be “Listen to

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Human Rights in Egypt: Challenges and Measures Taken

Although the constitution and Egyptian laws grant political rights to all citizens regardless of religion, gender, race, ethnicity, or any other distinction, women, Christians, Shiite Muslims, people of color, and

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Human Rights Agency condemns attacks against civilians in Mali

According to the UN during attacks on civilians on August 8 in the Gao region of Mali, at least 50 civilians were killed and several injured. The Human Rights Agency

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The spread of terrorism in Africa, a great threat to human rights and democracy in African countries

Written statement presented by the Human Rights Agency to the 47th session of the United Nations Human Rights Council – May 2021 We are now facing a rapid spread of

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The fate of the African child continues to raise legitimate concerns

The Human Rights Agency calls on all governments to include internally displaced, refugee and migrant children in national systems, policies and plans. To fight against all stigma and discrimination, children

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HRA strongly condemns the murderous and systematic attacks by the Burmese army on peaceful protesters

The UN on Sunday issued a warning about an increased risk of atrocities in Myanmar, after another day of bloody crackdown by the Burmese army. Saturday was the bloodiest day

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Impact of Colonialism on the African people

Powerlessness, illiteracy, violence, hunger, absolute poverty are only some of the concepts familiar to the African people even today. A variety of stragetgies have been employed since five centruies ago

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September 8th: International Literacy Day

Every year, September 8, International Literacy Day is celebrated to highlight the importance of literacy to citizens, communities and associations. Over the past five decades, the concept of literacy has

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Open Call for NGOs to apply for Consultative Status with the United Nations (Deadline: 1 June 2019)

NGOs interested in applying for ECOSOC consultative status should submit their application and required documents on or before the deadline 1 June 2019. The following link provides background information, the

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New Zealand: Condolences to the relatives of the victims of the Christchurch Terrorist Attack

On Friday, March 15, shortly before 2:00 pm local time, a white supremacist terrorist opened fire on hundreds of worshipers at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, and slaughtered 49