Countries: Singapore

See also: South-East Asia
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The plight of South Asian migrant workers

Many South Asian workers are leaving their homes and families for the promise of money and security in Singapore, only to discover they have been duped and no jobs exist. ...

Regions: Bangladesh, Singapore

Issues: Bonded labor, Corporations and human rights, Slavery & forced labor

Witnessed: 3290 times

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Burmese refugees in Singapore - 19 Nov 07

Tony Birtley takes a look at Burmese refugees who have fled the tyranny but are prevented from peaceful demonstrations in Singapore, and call for ASEAN countries, especially Singapore, to be more tran...

Regions: Malaysia, Myanmar, Singapore

Issues: Forced disappearances, Refugees, Torture

Witnessed: 8714 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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