From the English Channel to the airport in Rome, Europe’s crossing points offer migrants hope and hardship.
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Restoring this crucial piece of legislation is at least as important as taking down the Confederate flag.
Slovakia’s commitment to publishing corporate and government documents online has caught all of Europe’s attention—including the country’s old partner, the Czech Republic.
An oppressive law that ties journalists’ hands has been ruled in violation of democratic principles by the East African Court of Justice.
The government of Nepal is wrong to insist that all post-earthquake relief be channeled through the prime minister’s office.
The Leahy Law requires the U.S. government to withhold aid from foreign security forces that commit heinous crimes. A new guide helps human rights groups leverage the rule.
The Post-2015 Sustainable Development Goals must include education targets that can’t necessarily be quantified.
The Eastern Partnership remains the EU’s most effective foreign policy instrument for creating stability in the countries around it.
In 2005, Uzbek security forces killed hundreds of demonstrators in the city of Andijan. The lingering effects of that tragedy should give pause to countries thinking about re-engaging the regime.
New guidelines from the African Commission meant to improve arrest and detention practices should be greeted warmly—if also warily, since their success will depend on proper implementation by national governments.
Ever since it reluctantly joined Russia’s economic union, civil society space in Armenia has been shrinking at an alarming rate.