January 23, 2012
Most of Egypt's political parties have pledged human rights change, but have been ambiguous on some issues including women's rights.
January 12, 2012
24 women and six children have been detained while protesting last week's violent forced eviction of 300 families from Borei Keila in Phnom Penh.
January 11, 2012
An estimated half a million Haitians still live in dire conditions and at risk of forced eviction, two years after a devastating earthquake.
December 19, 2011
Kim Jong-il has left millions of North Koreans mired in poverty, and hundreds of thousands of people detained in brutal prison camps.