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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Speech: Speech by the Foreign Secretary to the UN Human Rights Council

By   /  June 18, 2018  /  Aid, British, Education, Employment, England, English, Europe, Government of the United Kingdom, great britain, Human Rights, Israel, Justice, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Speech, UK Government, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Speech: Speech by the Foreign Secretary to the UN Human Rights Council

Source: UK Government Your Excellencies, Ladies and gentlemen, I want to begin on behalf of the UK by thanking High Commissioner Hussein for his service and for his tireless efforts for speaking up for human rights around the world.And I’m delighted to be here because, at its best, this Council has shone a spotlight on […]

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MIL-OSI China: 40 pro-gov’t fighters killed in foreign airstrikes in eastern Syria: watchdog

By   /  June 18, 2018  /  Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, China, China State Council Information Office, English, Human Rights, MIL OSI, MIL OSI 1, Open Source Intel, Peoples Republic Of China, PRC State Government, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI China: 40 pro-gov’t fighters killed in foreign airstrikes in eastern Syria: watchdog

Source: China State Council Information Office At least 40 pro-Syrian government fighters were killed by foreign airstrikes that targeted Syrian military positions in the east of the country a day earlier, a monitor group reported Monday. The targeted sites reportedly belong to the Lebanese Hezbollah group and other pro-government forces near the Syrian-Iraqi border in […]

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MIL-OSI EU-Baltics: Amnesty International: Unprecedented Supreme Court decision to suspend death sentences

By   /  June 18, 2018  /  Aid, Asia, Asia Pacific, Baltics, Belarus, Economy, English, Europe, European Union, Eurozone, Human Rights, Investment, Justice, law, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Raw News, United Kingdom, Viasna Belarus Human Rights Center  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI EU-Baltics: Amnesty International: Unprecedented Supreme Court decision to suspend death sentences

Source: Viasna Belarus Human Rights Center in English http://spring96.org/en/news/90121 2018 2018-06-18T11:02:55+0300 2018-06-18T11:02:55+0300 2018-06-18T11:02:54+0300 en http://spring96.org/files/images/sources/amnesty-international.jpg The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna”The Human Rights Center “Viasna” Responding to the news that the Supreme Court of Belarus has in an unprecedented move decided to suspend and review the […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: The 38th Session of the UN Human Rights Council

By   /  June 18, 2018  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Federal Government, English, Foreign Affairs, Human Rights, Justice, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Pacific Region, Trade, United Nations  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: The 38th Session of the UN Human Rights Council

Source: Australian Government – Minister of Foreign Affairs Media release 18 June 2018 Australia’s second session as a member of the United Nations Human Rights Council (HRC) commences in Geneva today. Gender equality and women’s rights is one of Australia’s priorities during our three-year term, and will be a prominent feature of the 38th session. […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: ICPD Implementation in the Pacific: SAMOA Pathway Actions in Health, Gender, Youth and Partnerships

By   /  June 18, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Economy, Education, English, Fiji, Health, Human Rights, Immigration, Investment, MIL OSI, Oceania, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Polynesia, Tonga, Tonga Government, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: ICPD Implementation in the Pacific: SAMOA Pathway Actions in Health, Gender, Youth and Partnerships

Source: Tonga Government 18th June, 2018 More than 10 government officials from the Pacific Small Island States (SIDS) and development partners attended the Pacific Small Island Developing States Regional Preparatory Meeting on the Mid-Term review of the SIDS Accelerated Modalities of Action (SAMOA) Pathway, at Tanoa International Dateline Hotel. Among the priorities of the SAMOA Pathway […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Practice Parliament Boosts Women’s Confidence As The Solomon Islands General Election Nears

By   /  June 18, 2018  /  Aid, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, English, Fiji, Human Rights, Japan, Melanesia, MIL OSI, National Parliament of Solomon Islands, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Pacific Region, Solomon Islands, Trade, United Nations, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Practice Parliament Boosts Women’s Confidence As The Solomon Islands General Election Nears

Source: National Parliament of Solomon Islands PRACTICE PARLIAMENT BOOSTS WOMEN’S CONFIDENCE AS THE SOLOMON ISLANDS GENERAL ELECTION NEARS MONDAY 18TH JUNE 2018 Fifty (50) enthusiastic women across the eight Provinces of the Solomon Islands mostly met as strangers but now leave the Capital more enthused and empowered to participate as candidates in any general election […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: We need to talk about elder abuse

By   /  June 18, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australia Government Statements, Australian Cities, Australian Human Rights Commission, Business, Commerce, English, Health, Human Rights, Justice, Legal, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, South Australia  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: We need to talk about elder abuse

Source: Australian Human Rights Commission “Elder abuse is everybody’s business.” That message was at the heart of a keynote speech delivered by Age Discrimination Commissioner Dr Kay Patterson on World Elder Abuse Awareness Day. Speaking at an Aged Rights Advocacy Service conference in Adelaide on Friday Dr Patterson said elder abuse was a growing human […]

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MIL-OSI USA: McGovern Statement on Colombian Presidential Election

By   /  June 18, 2018  /  america, Americas, English, Human Rights, Justice, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Trade, United States, United States House of Representatives, United States House of Representatives - Congressman Jim McGovern (D-MA), United States of America, US Congress, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: McGovern Statement on Colombian Presidential Election

Source: United States House of Representatives – Congressman Jim McGovern (D-MA) McGovern Statement on Colombian Presidential Election Washington, June 17, 2018 WASHINGTON – U.S. Congressman James P. McGovern, Co-Chair of the bipartisan Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission in the U.S. House of Representatives and a leading advocate for human rights, issued the following statement following […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: ‘We cannot footnote our way to freedom’

By   /  June 18, 2018  /  24-7, Analysis, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Climate, Climate Change, Commerce, Defence, Education, English, Environment, Exploration, Fiji, Front page, Hawaii, Human Rights, Indigenous, Indonesia, Intelligence, International Law, Justice, law, Legal, Legal Issues, Media, Media Intelligence, Media Law, Melanesia, Micronesia, MIL OSI, Mining, New Zealand, Oceania, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Polynesia, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Security, Self Determination, Solomon Islands, Special Report, Technology, Tertiary Education, Tonga, Trade, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: ‘We cannot footnote our way to freedom’

Source: Pacific Media Centre Analysis published with permission of PMC The Pacific Media Centre’s Dr Sylvia C. Frain talks to human rights lawyer Julian Aguon, who recently won a landmark case in the Guam Supreme Court upholding the separation of powers doctrine, on issues ranging from law school and social justice to indigenous peoples and […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: The importance of changing attitudes about disability

By   /  June 18, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Education, Employment, English, Health, Human Rights, Human Rights Commission, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, NATO, New Zealand, New Zealand Government - Public Service, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: The importance of changing attitudes about disability

Source: Human Rights Commission My name is Paula Tesoriero. I am the NZ Disability Rights Commissioner, responsible for protecting and promoting the human rights of disabled New Zealanders.  Various international reports conclude that people with disabilities face worse outcomes than others: we generally have poorer health, lower education achievements, fewer economic opportunities and higher rates […]

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