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    Labour rights
    ILO asks Belarus to respect protesting workers and union leaders

    ILO asks Belarus to respect protesting workers and union leaders

    The government has been coming down hard on workers who are joining strikes and protests demanding fair elections. The International Labor Organization has asked that the Belarusian government release the trade unionists who were detained…

    Human rights
    Tampa Bay: protesters collect to spread light on Human Rights abuse in Ethiopia

    Tampa Bay: protesters collect to spread light on Human Rights abuse in Ethiopia

    On Monday morning, Tampa’s Ethiopian community gathered to protest in downtown, waving American and Ethiopian flags at Tampa bay to throw light on the human rights in Ethiopia.  The organizer Emmanuel Bedaso stated, “We are…

    Human rights
    Belarus NGO’s calls on the UN to hold a special session on Human Rights violation

    Belarus NGO’s calls on the UN to hold a special session on Human Rights violation

    Amnesty International and 16 other international NGOs wrote a joint letter to the United Nations Human Rights Council to request them for organizing a special meeting to address the human rights violation that has been…

    Human rights
    Police let armed men quell protests in Cote D’Ivoire

    Police let armed men quell protests in Cote D’Ivoire

    Pro-democracy protests in the country saw armed men attacking peaceful demonstrators as security forces looked on. In the past week, Cote D’Ivoire has seen protests against President Alassane Ouattara’s decision to stand for a third…

    Embassies
    Protesters gather to oppose election results outside the Embassy of Belarus in Moscow

    Protesters gather to oppose election results outside the Embassy of Belarus in Moscow

    On Monday, more than a hundred people gathered outside the Embassy of Belarus in Moscow on the ninth day of protest against the results of the recent Belarus presidential election and demanded fresh elections. The…