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Henri Tiphagne of People’s Watch (Chennai), advocating for human rights in India amidst challenges (photo: International Service for Human Rights).

Alarm for civil society in India

UN human rights experts today sounded the alarm over reports of attacks on minorities, media and civil society in India and called for urgent corrective action as the country prepares to hold elections in early 2024.


Sudanese refugees awaiting aid distribution in Chad, near the border with Sudan (source: UN).

Sudan: Urgent Action Needed on Hunger Crisis

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is expected to alert the Security Council in the coming days that Sudan has entered a downward spiral of extreme conflict-induced hunger, Human Rights Watch said on 15 March. The council should immediately take action, including by adopting targeted sanctions against individuals responsible for obstructing aid access in Darfur.


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