February 9, 2010
Plans to mine bauxite and expand a refinery in Orissa, eastern India, have thrown the lives of local communities into...
February 2, 2010
Undermining Rights: Forced evictions and police brutality around the Porgera gold mine, Papua New Guinea
On April 27, 2009, police forcibly evicted villagers living alongside the Porgera gold mine in Papua New Guinea. Families were forced to flee from their homes as police burned down their houses.
November 25, 2009
Most of the people living in poverty in the world are women. Discrimination is a key driver of poverty. In some countries...
October 27, 2009
Lack of access to adequate, safe and clean water has been a longstanding problem for Palestinians in the Occupied...