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Neighborhood Watch: Will Asian Countries Turn a Blind Eye to Uyghur Issues in China?
November 07, 2018
Neighborhood Watch: Will Asian Countries Turn a Blind Eye to Uyghur Issues in China?
Will any of China's neighbors speak out against its abuses at home? A major UN review offers a sobering assessment.
Neighborhood Watch: Will Asian Countries Turn a Blind Eye to Uyghur Issues in China?
Not So Win-Win: Don’t Let China Weaken the UN’s Human Rights Institutions
March 22, 2018
Not So Win-Win: Don’t Let China Weaken the UN’s Human Rights Institutions
For human rights defenders in Ecuador, where Chinese mining projects encroach on indigenous lands, the result could be disastrous.
Not So Win-Win: Don’t Let China Weaken the UN’s Human Rights Institutions
China’s Trojan Horse Human Rights Resolution
March 22, 2018
China’s Trojan Horse Human Rights Resolution
A China-backed UN resolution on “mutually beneficial cooperation” might not be all it seems.
China’s Trojan Horse Human Rights Resolution
Australia Must Lift Its Game If It Wants to Lead on the Human Rights Council
July 26, 2017
Australia Must Lift Its Game If It Wants to Lead on the Human Rights Council
Australia now looks certain to take a seat at the UN’s Human Rights Council, but will it be constructive or a spoiler?
Australia Must Lift Its Game If It Wants to Lead on the Human Rights Council
How China Wound up Outside the International Human Rights Debate
May 22, 2017
How China Wound up Outside the International Human Rights Debate
As China's global role grows, it's increasingly important to speak out about the country's human rights issues.
How China Wound up Outside the International Human Rights Debate
No, Sri Lanka Isn’t North Korea
March 09, 2017
No, Sri Lanka Isn’t North Korea
A misguided campaign gains traction.
No, Sri Lanka Isn’t North Korea
Sri Lanka’s Troubling Quest for Justice
January 13, 2017
Sri Lanka’s Troubling Quest for Justice
Colombo should reconsider its position on wartime accountability.
Sri Lanka’s Troubling Quest for Justice
Kazakhstan’s Zhanaozen Syndrome
December 09, 2016
Kazakhstan’s Zhanaozen Syndrome
Astana is taking harsh moves against freedom of assembly and international community is raising concerns.
Kazakhstan’s Zhanaozen Syndrome
Criticizing China on Human Rights: Missing the Forest for the Trees?
October 31, 2016
Criticizing China on Human Rights: Missing the Forest for the Trees?
Focusing on individual stories is a poor way to evaluate China's human rights record.
Criticizing China on Human Rights: Missing the Forest for the Trees?
Russia Loses Seat at the UN Human Rights Council
October 31, 2016
Russia Loses Seat at the UN Human Rights Council
UN member states voted against Russia, granting a symbolic victory to human rights organizations.
Russia Loses Seat at the UN Human Rights Council
Negotiating Sri Lanka’s Future at the UN Human Rights Council
September 23, 2015
Negotiating Sri Lanka’s Future at the UN Human Rights Council
Negotiations over another UN Human Rights Council resolution on Sri Lanka are ongoing, with many issues unresolved.
Negotiating Sri Lanka’s Future at the UN Human Rights Council
Sri Lanka Under the Microscope on Capitol Hill
September 19, 2015
Sri Lanka Under the Microscope on Capitol Hill
Sri Lanka's ongoing process toward post-war reconciliation and accountability is getting attention in Washington.
Sri Lanka Under the Microscope on Capitol Hill
Sri Lanka at the UN Human Rights Council: What Now?
September 18, 2015
Sri Lanka at the UN Human Rights Council: What Now?
With the long-awaited report on Sri Lanka’s violent history finally out, what’s next for Colombo at the UN Human Rights Council?
Sri Lanka at the UN Human Rights Council: What Now?
Interview: UN Report on Sri Lanka
September 17, 2015
Interview: UN Report on Sri Lanka
Jehan Perera of Sri Lanka's National Peace Council responds to the UN Human Rights Council's report on the civil war.
Interview: UN Report on Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka: Front and Center at the UN Human Rights Council
September 16, 2015
Sri Lanka: Front and Center at the UN Human Rights Council
Sri Lanka’s foreign minister recently delivered a strong speech in Geneva. Can the government match words with action?
Sri Lanka: Front and Center at the UN Human Rights Council
Sri Lanka at the UN Human Rights Council: Let the Debate Begin – Again
September 14, 2015
Sri Lanka at the UN Human Rights Council: Let the Debate Begin – Again
Sri Lanka’s new government can expect a warm reception in Geneva, but many important questions remain unanswered.
Sri Lanka at the UN Human Rights Council: Let the Debate Begin – Again
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