Countries: Burundi

See also: Eastern Africa
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Burundi urged to demobilise child soldiers - 25 May 08

Military leaders have fuelled Burundi's 10 year armed conflict by recruiting and abducting children, destroying their childhood and their future....

Regions: Burundi

Issues: Armed conflict, Child soldiers, War crimes

Witnessed: 2147 times

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Discrimination against gays still strong in Africa

Testimony from George Kanuma from Bujumbura, Burundi on homophobia in French-speaking Africa and the need to focus on marginalized community to fight HIV/AIDS

Regions: Burundi, Rwanda, West Africa

Issues: HIV-AIDS, LGBTQ, Sexual rights

Witnessed: 4948 times

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Le Retour d'Alphonse [The Return of Alphonse]

[Translated from French] "Throughout their perilous journeys, fleeing violence and persecution, refugees display extraordinary courage and determination....

Regions: Burundi, Tanzania, United Republic of

Issues: Refugees

Witnessed: 3742 times

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Social workers

Transformative Arts and Human Rights Education Guide (Ba Futuru, Dili, 2006). Language(s): English. ...

Regions: Afghanistan, Africa, Albania

Issues: Children's rights, Discrimination, Health

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Public Officials

Human Rights: Handbook for Parliamentarians (Manfred Nowak, Geneva, 2005). Language(s): English, French. ...

Regions: Afghanistan, Africa, Albania

Issues: Armed conflict, Children's rights, Discrimination

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Prison officials

Human Rights and Prisons: A Manual on Human Rights Training for Prison Officials (Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, New York/Geneva, 2004). Language(s): English. ...

Regions: Afghanistan, Africa, Albania

Issues: Justice, Prisons, Violence

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Lawyers and paralegals

Legal Investigations of Torture Allegations: A Practical Guide to the Istanbul Protocol – for Lawyers (REDRESS Trust, Copenhagen, 2004). Language(s): English, Spanish. ...

Regions: Afghanistan, Africa, Albania

Issues: Death penalty, Human trafficking, Justice

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Law Enforcement Officials

Handbook on United Nations Multidimensional Peacekeeping Operations (Department of Peacekeeping Operations, New York, 2003). Language(s): English. ...

Regions: Afghanistan, Africa, Albania

Issues: Armed conflict, Discrimination, Justice

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Judges and Prosecutors

Outline of Human Rights Curriculum for Prosecutors (Administration of Criminal Justice Project, Cairo, 2007). Language(s): English. ...

Regions: Afghanistan, Africa, Albania

Issues: Justice, Prisons, Torture

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Judges and Prosecutors

Outline of Human Rights Curriculum for Prosecutors (Administration of Criminal Justice Project, Cairo, 2007). Language(s): English. ...

Regions: Afghanistan, Africa, Albania

Issues: Justice, Prisons, Torture

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