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Humanists International Observes World Refugee Day

20 June 2020 | 13531, Planá nad Lužnicí, Czechia

Scotland abolishes its “blasphemy” law

24 April 2020 | United Kingdom

Sudan plans to scrap death penalty for apostasy

20 March 2020 | Addabah, Sudan

Blasphemy laws abolished in Ireland

21 January 2020 | Ireland

Humanists call on Norway to make constitution more inclusive

3 October 2019 | Fv120, 3580 Geilo, Norway

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Our work focuses on those rights that are threatened, abused or undermined by harmful traditional, cultural and religious practices. We have a specific concentration on freedom of expression, freedom of religion or belief, the rights of women, LGBTI equality and the rights of the child.

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Advocacy Statement / 2020 / UN Human Rights Council / Item 3: Promotion and protection of all human rights, civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights /

Violence against children and harmful traditional practices

International Humanist and Ethical Union 44th Session of the UN Human Rights Council (30th June – 20th July 2020) Interactive…
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Advocacy Statement / 2014 / UN Human Rights Council / Item 3: Promotion and protection of all human rights, civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights /

Freedom of Expression for Human Rights Activists and Journalists

ORAL STATEMENT United Nations Human Rights Council, 26th Session (10th – 27th June 2014) Interactive dialogue with the Special Rapporteur…
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Advocacy Statement / 2014 / Kuwait / UN Human Rights Council / Item 3: Promotion and protection of all human rights, civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights /

The use of ‘offence’ in silencing online journalists

ORAL STATEMENT United Nations Human Rights Council, 26th Session (10th – 27th June 2014) Panel Discussion on the Safety of…
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