International Human Rights News: Weekly Roundup

By Besir OzbekFloriane Borel, and Mitch Paquette

Each week students at the University of Essex Human Rights Centre prepare an overview of the past week’s human rights related news stories from around the world.


HRW head Kenneth Roth talks about what role for human rights in Davos – France 24

UN Committee on the Rights of the Child Reviews the Situation of Children in Italy – UNOG

8 things we must do to tackle humanitarian crises in 2019 – ICRC

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HRBDT Weekly News Circular

By Vivian Ng

Each week the Human Rights, Big Data & Technology Project, based at the University of Essex Human Rights Centre, prepares an overview of related news stories from the week. This summary contains news articles from 19 – 25 January 2019.

You can follow the HRBDT Project on twitter: @hrbdtNews.

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