Countries: Nicaragua

See also: Central America
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Nicaraguan Women Hit Back at Domestic Abuse - 26 May 09

While activists in Nicaragua are demanding a change in the law to protect women from domestic abuse, some of the victims have already taken matters into their own hands - taking self-defence classes. ...

Regions: Nicaragua

Issues: Discrimination, Justice, Violence

Witnessed: 1998 times

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My Brightest Diamond On Our Darkest Trash Problem

Brooklyn songstress Shara Worden, aka My Brightest Diamond, discusses the global environmental and humanitarian problems created by the United States shipping its trash overseas.

Regions: Global, Nicaragua, United States

Issues: Poverty, Sanitation, Sustainable development

Witnessed: 3074 times

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Bananas Against Nemagon

In March 2008, a group of students from Bucknell University (in Pennsylvania, USA) received a $10,000 Projects for Peace grant by the Davis United World College Scholar Program to raise awareness and ...

Regions: Nicaragua

Issues: Food & health & development

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¿Que pasa con los Derechos Humanos en el basurero municipal y el asentamiento Los Martínez?

Es un video que aborda la situación real en la que viven las personas que habitan en el asentamiento Los Martínez, ubicado en el Basurero Municipal de Managua, entre los cuales se encuentran niños,...

Regions: Nicaragua

Issues: Child labor

Witnessed: 1713 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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