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...
June 30, 2009
On August 28, 2008 a fault in the Trans-Niger pipeline resulted in a significant oil spill into Bodo Creek in Ogoniland. The oil poured into the swamp and creek for weeks, covering the area in a thick slick of oil and killing the fish that people dep...