Mexican federal prosecutors must apologize to three indigenous women who were maliciously prosecuted and jailed—in a case that charts a new route to accountability.
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An online platform allows election observers to tackle problems in real time.
The law in several European countries allows NGOs to bring collective complaints against discrimination. But only individuals can bring a case to Europe's top human rights court.
DefeZap collects and catalogs user-submitted videos of state violence, then makes sure the authorities take action.
A recent statement from the Trump administration suggests a misunderstanding about how community safety and effective law enforcement work.
A ruling from the European Court of Human Rights glosses over the human story of a torture survivor's long struggle with stupefying bureaucracy.
When a critical mass of Roma citizens learn their history, they can forge their own sense of identity—and use it to inform their activism.
Two of the country’s most pressing challenges—migration and rising HIV rates—often affect the same people. One organization is tackling both.
Critical thinking reigns at the Asian University for Women, where students get the kind of education usually found at small liberal arts schools.
In Khlaifia v. Italy, Europe’s top human rights tribunal found that migrants in migration “hotspot” facilities in Italy are being detained outside the law.
When Vasilis Tsartsanis noticed Syrian refugees arriving in his town, he decided to help them, an act of kindness that would change their lives—and his own.