To reduce the region’s terrible levels of violence, more than two-dozen Latin American organizations, across multiple countries, are banding together to create real policy solutions.
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In many parts of Africa, people with albinism face discrimination and violence just because they look different. But these advocates are fighting to assert their rights.
Efforts to ensure that Kenya’s Nubian community can secure proof of citizenship are being pursued both on the ground, and through Africa’s human rights system.
Through early interventions, families taking part in an innovative program are seeing “magic” results.
A grassroots effort in East Africa is taking a new approach to impact investment in education. The project focuses on improving students’ lives outside of the classroom.
Bolstering authoritarian regimes risks further human rights violations and populations more determined to escape.
Archaic colonial era laws originally imposed to control local populations still endure in Africa, allowing police to harass and arrest people who have done nothing wrong.
An online platform allows election observers to tackle problems in real time.
A new tool monitors candidates’ vows―and puts their feet to the fire when they break them.
The collaboration between a photographer and an anthropologist takes viewers inside Congo’s urban spaces.
Once in the system, people with psychosocial or intellectual disabilities can remain trapped forever. Now, a coalition of advocates is altering the landscape.