Countries: Greece

See also: Southern Europe
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UDHR60: Nikos Megrelis (Greek version)

Nikos Megrelis, a Greek journalist, and Managing Coordinator of GFMD Athens 2008, speaks about walls and human rights - in answer to our question "What image opened your eyes to human rights?&quo...

Regions: Germany, Greece, Israel

Issues: Discrimination, Humanitarian, Justice

Witnessed: 2618 times

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UDHR60: Nikos Megrelis (English version)

Nikos Megrelis, a Greek journalist, and Managing Coordinator of GFMD Athens 2008, speaks about walls and human rights - in answer to our question "What image opened your eyes to human rights?&quo...

Regions: Germany, Greece, Israel

Issues: Discrimination, Justice

Witnessed: 2973 times

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Athens, 8 December 2008 - raw footage of demonstrations and riots

I'm in Athens for the Global Forum for Media Development, and in the last week, Greece has been rocked by mounting protests, sparked by the death of a 15-year-old, shot by a police officer (who has si...

Regions: Greece

Issues: Police brutality, Violence

Witnessed: 2960 times

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GFMD Athens

I am in Athens at the Global Forum for Media Development - more on this in a subsequent post, but you can follow the proceedings live here:

Regions: Global, Greece

Issues: Freedom of opinion & expression

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Tensions in Athens - 2 reports

We don't often get much from Greece, but 6 December seemed like a busy day for the police and protestors alike...

Regions: Greece

Issues: Discrimination, Minorities, Police brutality

Blog entry

Olympic Torch Launch Disrupted, Greece

The lighting of the Olympic torch in the ancient Greek city of Olympia was disrupted by protestors and is thought to be the first of many disruptions to China's hosting of the Olympic Games in August.

Regions: China, Greece

Issues: Freedom of opinion & expression

Witnessed: 2198 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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