September 5, 2011
Pregnant women and girls in Sierra Leone face continuing challenges in gaining access to maternal health care services. Despite important reforms initiated over the last two years, including a free he...
August 26, 2011
Hundreds of Roma people could be made homeless as Romanian authorities reportedly prepare to demolish their houses in the town of Baia Mare.
August 25, 2011
A landmark law in Peru will mandate government consultations with Indigenous Peoples before large-scale development projects can continue.
August 23, 2011
More than 12 million people live in Egypt’s sprawling informal settlements (slums). Over the years, the authorities have treated these people with contempt, subjected them to unlawful forced evictions...