While South Africa should pay careful attention to all its existing trade and economic relations, particular attention should go to its intra-African economic relations.
Companies can't verify that their source didn't involve artisanal mining. A discussion over responsible sourcing strategies and practices is needed.
Water at informal settlements, where sanitation and waste management facilities were absent, had high bacteria levels.
Our two-year study explores how female writers and journalists use online platforms to engage in gender activism, and how they navigate the challenges and opportunities that come with digital media.
In the current pandemic, finding the right balance between the protection of public halth and respecting civil liberties has proven to be supremely difficult.
Governments of different political leanings helped forge the Human Rights Commission. To abolish it would diminish accountability and silence an important government critic.
Among the human rights under threat are the rights to life, health, food, a healthy environment, water, an adequate standard of living and culture.
Indonesia's Legal Aid Institute (LBH) has become an icon of Indonesian civil society and a staunch defender of the public interest.
Whistle blowers in South Africa don't get the support they deserve.This includes lack of legislative backing as well as support from society, employers and professional bodies.
The Trump administration's overt transgressions of international norms embolden other world leaders to violate human rights.
A logical fallacy presents in the analysis on parties who were involved with 1965 case.
While restrictions on civil and political liberties may be necessary to protect lives, human rights law requires that they go no further than what's strictly necessary to achieve this goal.
A ground-breaking court case in the Netherlands could influence the way Canadian courts rule on the government's actions on climate change.
My analysis of 3,000 pages of secret internal military documents strengthens findings pointing to the Indonesian military's involvement in the 1965-66 genocide.
Why haven't international and European human rights organisations done more to protect the human rights of Belarusians?
Governments face a wicked "balancing" exercise involving a novel deadly pathogen. But it is very likely some laws and decisions have overreached, and important human rights have been displaced.
The use of incitement around protests poses new and complex legal questions.
The court prosecutes genocide, torture and grave wartime abuses worldwide. Trump's executive order imposes on its lawyers and judges the kind of sanctions usually used on foreign terrorists.
The government claims the bill is needed to make detention centres safer. But it would strip away a vital lifeline for people already 200 times more likely to self-harm than the Australian community.
Letters between a British author and an Indonesian political prisoner led to the creation of a fund in support of 'prisoners of conscience'.