Daily Archives: May 14, 2019

Report Finds Threats to Freedom in Some African Countries

In a dozen countries across Africa, governments have enacted laws or policies that “improperly constrain” nongovernmental organizations and imperil civil society, the democracy watchdog Freedom House says in a new report.

Curbs on NGOs have “a serious impact on the …

Report Finds Threats to Freedom in Some African Countries

In a dozen countries across Africa, governments have enacted laws or policies that “improperly constrain” nongovernmental organizations and imperil civil society, the democracy watchdog Freedom House says in a new report.

Curbs on NGOs have “a serious impact on the …

Britain, NZ failing on children’s rights: global survey

Britain and New Zealand are failing on children’s rights, scoring lower than war-torn Syria and North Korea relative to their wealth in rankings released Tuesday by a children’s group.

“Appalling” discrimination against migrant children and a lack of legal protection …

Britain, NZ failing on children’s rights: global survey

Britain and New Zealand are failing on children’s rights, scoring lower than war-torn Syria and North Korea relative to their wealth in rankings released Tuesday by a children’s group.

“Appalling” discrimination against migrant children and a lack of legal protection …

Zimbabweans Air Anger Amid Economic Meltdown

CHINHOYI, ZIMBABWE Pro-government statements are the norm in Chinhoyi, the hometown of former president Robert Mugabe. But that was not the case at a public meeting Saturday, as Zimbabweans grappling with poverty amid the flailing economy are using every chance …