Countries: Senegal

See also: West Africa
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Bah Sisters - IRC Voices

With their courageous mother, the Bah sisters traveled from their native Guinea to Senegal and ultimately to the US seeking safety....

Regions: Guinea, Senegal

Issues: Internally displaced persons, Refugees

Witnessed: 2176 times

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Mamadou Seck - Interview at the CIVICUS World Assembly

These two interviews with Mamadou Seck were conducted by a fellow participant at the CIVICUS World Assembly, 18-21 June 2008. 

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Regions: Senegal

Witnessed: 4676 times

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Refuge?

Running Time: 8 Minutes. ...

Regions: Africa, Senegal, Sierra Leone

Issues: Housing, Refugees, War crimes

Witnessed: 4091 times

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African Underground: Hip Hop in Senegal

Step into the African Underground and listen to a new voice inspired by religion, politics, old school Hip Hop and Senegalese culture.

Regions: Africa, Senegal

Issues: Freedom of opinion & expression, Poverty, Racial discrimination

Witnessed: 3226 times

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Horror of female circumcision - 8 Feb 08

Female genital mutilation is carried out for cultural and religious reasons. Women across the world are affected by the practice which is widely recognised as a violation of human rights.

Regions: Senegal

Issues: Reproductive rights

Witnessed: 4151 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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