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Morocco: Christian minority couple denied legal marriage now risking illegal pregnancy and receiving death threats

Minority Voices Podcast May 2018: An interview with Daniel Kobei

Pakistan: Attack on the Interior Minister for blasphemy allegation

Kenya: Mbechot - access to clean water welcomed by Endorois

Pakistan: Christian and Hazara minorities under attack in Quetta

Iraq: Sabean Mandeans in the spotlight

Algeria: Day care centre for Christian children in Kabylie closed by authorities

Mauritanie: Communiqué - audience RABIAA ET SOEURS

Iran: Refugees twice over: the migration of second-generation Afghans to Europe from Iran

Zimbabwe: Matabeleland Youths Demand International Tribunal for Gukurahundi Genocide Crimes

Netherlands: Territories in Dispute Conference

Turkey: ESU Statement regarding Syriac properties in the southeast region

Rwanda: Being indigenous and disabled is double jeopardy

Guatemala: Indigenous women activists, a photostory

Bolivia: Sexta Comisión otorgó hoy al FILAC el Estatus de Observador de las Naciones Unidas, en una decisión histórica


UK/Global: Indigenous leaders gather in London to highlight need to protect forests

Libye: La vente aux enchères de migrants noirs a suscité une profonde indignation internationale

Europe/Italy: New documentary - Opre Roma!


Cameroun: Déclaration du RECODH sur la situation affectant les deux régions anglophones du Cameroun

Kiribati: A nation facing catastrophe - Kiribati and the threat of mass migration

Guatemala: New film - El futuro maya II

Rwanda: Organising for the future of Intwatwa

Mexico: Separated by climate change: indigenous migration from Chiapas to Mexico City

China: Repression at home, repatriation abroad: the predicament of Tibetans and Uyghurs

Sri Lanka: Condemning Attacks on Muslim Minority

Iraq: Trapped in a limbo - Iraq’s displaced minorities and the difficulties of return

Iraq: The situation in Sinjar and the north

Zimbabwe: Government sends Riot Police to disrupt Inauguration of Ndebele King

Ukraine: Life in displacement for a Roma family in Kiev: a double bind of poverty and discrimination

Myanmar: The continued persecution of Rohingya

Zimbabwe: Enact Legislation Criminalizing Gukurahundi Genocide Denial

Europe: Migration, minorities, integration and inclusion - new podcast

Belize: Government undermines Maya traditional leaders

Mauritania: Authorities stop US anti-slavery group from entering the country

USA: Bringing communities together at a time of division: the work of Milenio in Portland, Oregon

DRC: Batwa killed and injured in Kahuzi-Biega National Park.

Brazil: The displacement of Guarani Kaiowá in Mato Grosso do Sul

India: Systematic destruction of resources of Dalit Christian community



Zimbabwe: President Mugabe threatens 'Gukurahundi'

Ukraine: Why education for Roma is key to integration

Ukraine/Crimea: Rights of Non-Numerous Indigenous Peoples in Conditions of the Conflict of Crimea

Kenya: Cattle raiding in Baringo County

Ukraine/Crimea: Deportation of the Indigenous Crimean Tatar People as the Ongoing International Crime

African Commission launches new principles on the Promotion of Human and Peoples’ Rights while Countering Terrorism in Africa

Iraq: The Genocide Against Mandaeans Continues

Europe: EUROPEADA 2016 - Minorities, Culture, Friendship, Fair Play and Football

Somalia: Somali minority groups excluded from benefits of development programmes

Turkey: ESU presents Annual Report on Syriac people to European Commission

Europe: Youth of European Nationalities helps to build a refugee-friendly and inclusive societies

Kenya: My panty, my health, my dignity

Iran: Kurdish education forbidden

Iran: Ahwazi Student Beaten Unconscious By Iranian Regime Forces For Selling Flowers

Iran stands top with over 1084 Executions in 2015

Ukraine: A year without Ervin

Iran: Ahwazi workers once again targeted by the Iranian regime

Bosnia and Herzegovina: Video stories on everyday challenges faced by Roma communities

Iran: A letter to UN about human rights breach in North-Khorasan region

Nigeria: The Ogoni film (working title)

DRC: Mort d’un autochtone pygmee dans la prison du district police Rutshuru en province du nord-Kivu, a l’est de la RDC

Uganda: Cross-cultural encounters in the grazing lands of Karamoja

Nigeria: Ethnic Minorities under Threat

SWM 2015: Honduras - The Garifuna’s battle to protect their land from urban development on the ‘Banana Coast’

Italy/Turkey: La causa dei popoli

United Kingdom: Racism in universities: 'There is a sense your face doesn't fit'

Central Asia: Russian-speaking population is leaving due to terrorist threat growth

MRG and ACGRC calls on Armenia to adopt an anti-discrimination law

Zambia: Aba Twa, Dancers of the Gods

SWM 2015: USA - Detroit – rebuilding the city from the bottom up

Kenya: Indigenous Women and the LAPSSET Corridor in Laikipia and Isiolo counties

Syria: ESU condemns heinous attack against civilians in Nzalin, Qamishli

Iran: New 'I recognize Al-Ahwaz as an Arab State' media campaign gains 1,000 prominent Arab supporters within the first two days

Minorities in South Asia face widespread violence and discrimination, and governments fail to protect rights – new regional report on minority rights

India: My 98 days in detention; Illegally framed in a criminal case.

Tanzania: Maasai community video for advocacy

SWM 2015: Dubai - Everywhere but invisible – the continued marginalization of migrant construction workers

Nepal: Indigenous languages on the verge of extinction

Global: Intercultural - Raising awareness of the misinterpretation of nationalities living in modern day societies

SWM 2015: The San in southern Africa – adjusting to urbanization as a first people

Dominican Republic: Interview with Rosa Iris Diendomi

Guatemala's Maya community

Nepal: How to save indigenous tongues from extinction

Global: African History Month 365 Days Concepts

Kenya: Inspection panel faults World Bank for ‘noncompliance’ with own indigenous peoples and involuntary resettlement policies

Nigeria: Ogoni rights body condemns military invasion

Photo story: Peoples under Threat Global Rankings 2016 - 'Further mass migration inevitable'

Iraq/Syria: ESU Statement on International Day of Genocide Victims

Zimbabwe: Bulawayo residents unaware of their rights

Burundi: Les Swahilis du Burundi

SWM 2015: Libya - Hopes and fears in cities after the fall of Gaddafi

USA: An Affirmation Poem Written For Minorities

Nepal: VIDEO - The exclusion of indigenous people in political decisionmaking

SWM 2015: Rwanda - Promoting peace through sustainable urban development in Kigali

SWM 2015: Bolivia - Promoting indigenous participation in Santa Cruz de la Sierra

Nepal: Madhesi youths launch initiative to combat discrimination in the Nepali media

Republica Dominicana: Empoderamiento y cambio social a traves del teatro

Iran/EU: Massive Ahwazi demonstration in Brussels commemorates the 90th anniversary of the Iranian occupation of Al-Ahwaz

New MRG documentary/Pakistan: Shaheedo Tum Kahan Ho - a film about Pakistan's Hazara

MRG Podcast: January 2016

Iran: Ahwazi Arabs forced to drink contaminated water amidst government river diversions

Iran: Regime forces shoot teenage Ahwazi boy dead for protecting his food stall

SWM 2015: Poland - Remembering Warsaw’s Jewish community through heritage conservation

Africa/USA: Future "Big Africas"

SWM 2015: Israel/Palestine - Life in a divided city – one Palestinian community under threat in East Jerusalem

Ukraine: Report on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

Iran: Outbreak of communicable diseases claim the lives of Ahwazi Arab prisoners

Kenya: Is the new constitution a 'magic bullet' for challenges facing minorities?

Minorities at the UN: Javed Anis, Urban and Rural Growth Academy Bhopal, India

SWM 2015: Brazil - Preserving indigenous heritage in Rio de Janeiro

Nepal: Supreme Court directs Government to address issues of free participation of indigenous peoples in constitution-making process

Ethiopia/Kenya/South Sudan: African Dam Project Threatens Massive Armed Conflict, Human and Environmental Devastation

Philippines: Indigenous women express support for Andrea Rosal

Georgia: More voices against intolerance needed

Minority Voices Podcast - March 2016

Iran: Report exposes widespread job discrimination exercised against Ahwazi Arab people

SWM 2015: China - Urbanizing the Trung – one of China’s smallest officially recognized minorities

Nigeria: Amnesty to Boko-Haram, a misnomer

Indonesia/Tanzania/Paraguay: How indigenous people can use the law to fight the takeover of their lands

SWM 2014: Video report - Annual survey warns of severe consequences of ignoring global hate crime towards minorities and indigenous peoples

SWM 2015: Mali - Cultural heritage as a vehicle for peace in Timbuktu

SWM 2015: Turkey - Little change, two decades on, for displaced Kurds

Nepal: Muslims still being punished for 2004 hostage massacre

Iran: Enforced addiction to narcotics kills thousands of Ahwazi Arabs

MRG Podcast: February 2016

SWM 2014: Countering racism in South American football

Yemen: From the Margin of Life, into the Heart of War

Israel: Adalah demands establishment of health clinic in Kohleh and Makhool villages in the Naqab

Bangladesh: Hindus under threat

SWM 2015: Ukraine/Russian Federation - Deteriorating rights for Crimean Tatars under Russian rule

Chile: Watch a new trailer for a film on Easter Island's indigenous people

SWM 2015: Kenya - Urban migration and the loss of traditional culture among Endorois youth

Pakistan: Celebration of Minorities' Day


Kenya: Preparing for REDD in the Embobut Forest and forcing Sengwer People “into extinction”

Nepal: Indigenous people - still a long way to go

UN: Appointment of Special Rapporteur reflects important place of minority rights in UN system, MRG

Kenya: Being Maasai - Photo story

Jordan: Bedouins, a lifestyle in disappearance

Ireland: Support us to Disband the Artane Band

Sri Lanka: Who is responsible for attacks on innocent Muslims in Aluthgama Town?

Morocco: The Threshold of the Desert

Kenya: Minority within the minority - The Ogiek in Narok. Photo story.

Burma: Systematic sexual violence in ethnic areas, new report

Philippines: KAMP condemns slay of Pablo survivor, IP rights defender

Minority Voices Podcast - August 2015

Uganda: Local rights organisation deeply concerned about tension between Batwa and Bakiga and calls for immediate investigations of incidents of arson

Syria: ESU condemns killing of Assyrian civilians from Khabour by Isis

Iran: Racial Discrimination Plagues the Lives of Millions of Ahwazi Arabs

Egypt: TEDx talk - A Love-Hate Relationship with Revolution

SWM 2014: The disturbing rise of hate speech against Koreans in Japan

Bangladesh: SHAREE investigation finds rampant discrimination in allocation of Religious Affairs budget

Egypt: Controversial laws regulating NGOs result in fines and imprisonment

Taiwan: Chairperson of Council of Indigenous Peoples interrogated in parliament

Nepal: UN rights experts apprised of violation of rights of indigenous Pradhan Newars for construction of a mega business complex

Nepal: Indigenous youth need support

SWM 2014: Hate speech and Saudi Arabia’s Shi’a minority

Iran: Extreme poverty causes rise in suicide rates among Ahwazi Arabs

Nepal: Indigenous locals demand that development projects respect their rights

SWM 2014: Drawing the line between hate speech and freedom of expression in Canada

Middle East: Rifugio, a new book about Christians of the Middle East

Egypt: Landmark verdict, judiciary repeals Presidential decree on demolition and renovation of churches

SWM 2014: Using radio as a tool for peace in Burundi

Nepal: Indigenous women want recognition and equality

SWM 2014: Using the internet to pre-empt hate speech in Kyrgyzstan

Belize: US Capital Energy and Government of Belize Taunt Supreme Court SATIIM file for Injunction

SWM 2014: Using street theatre to tackle discrimination in the Dominican Republic

SWM 2015: Lebanon - The disappearance of Wadi Abu Jmil, Beirut’s Jewish district

Egypt: Christians victims of the growing Islamist non-Islamist divide; the urgent need for peace and reconciliation

Tanzania: UN demands information from gov't on eviction of Maasai

DRC: Congolese journalists learn to report on indigenous groups

Kenya: Hindus urge Kenyatta to visit Kisumu Sikh Temple to show support

Bangladesh: the decline of a vibrant Bihari craft

Norway: Global indigenous preparatory conference underway in Alta

The Manu Project: Building a 21st century queer totem for Auckland Pride

Burma: Press release by people forcibly relocated due to Myitsone Dam project

Kenya: The customary bylaws of the Chepkitale Ogiek of Mount Elgon

Nepal: Indigenous Magars submit memorandum against preparations to declare buffer zone around Dhorpatan Hunting Reserve

Video: Minorities and indigenous peoples suffer more ill health - State of the World's Minorities and Indigenous Peoples 2013

SWM 2014: The dangers of living as an undocumented migrant in Morocco

Egypt: Copts of Wasta face unknown future

Discrimination on religious grounds still persists in secular Nepal

SWM 2015: Mexico - Sexual violence against indigenous women in Ciudad Juárez

Kenya: Street theatre group release film promoting peace ahead of elections

Iran: Ethnic cleansing and oppression practices of Iranian regime against Ahwazi Arab villages

Iran/EU: Ahwazi mass demonstration in front of the European Parliament in Brussels

Proyección del documental “Say My Name” en Barcelona

Philippines: Junk the EPIRA, VAT to suppress energy rate hikes-IP group

State of the World's Minorities and Indigenous Peoples 2014: Case studies

Iran: Harrowing report reveals discrimination against Ahwazi Arab workers

SWM 2015: UK - Gentrification brings new challenges for Brixton’s minority communities

SWM 2014: Addressing the vulnerability of South Africa’s migrant communities

EU/Iraq/Syria: Breakthrough EU resolution supporting Nineveh Plain Safe Haven

EU: We report back – Hungarian development official gives good tips to Poland and Cyprus on the EU Presidency

Bangladesh: Education on human rights for minority groups

Zimbabwe: Matabeleland Youths Arrested for Demanding Fairness in Employment

Indigenous Peoples and the UN: Triumphs & Tragedies

EU: We report back - Cypriot development practitioner talks about their challenges prior to the Presidency

Nepal: Is REDD+ indigenous-friendly?

India: Union Budget 2014-15 yet again belies expectations of Dalits, Adivasis

Nepal: Supreme Court decision on indigenous participation in constitution making process deferred again for 4 March

SWM 2015: Bulgaria - Segregated and excluded – the situation of Roma

Iraq: Religion and identity

Iraq: One year on and thousands of Yazidis remain uprooted

Sri Lanka: Who will listen to our silent cry from the wilderness?

Armenia: Young minority leader preserves Yezidi identity and language

India, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Nepal: Call for UN focus on Dalit women - MRG co-host event

Nepal: Indigenous governing institutions form rights alliance

Egypt: International Religious Freedom Report welcomed

Egypt: Part II - Minorities in the constitution draft, a step back

Iraq: Ezidies after escaping from mass killing, rape and dying from dehydration

Nepal: Supreme Court decision on participation of indigenous peoples in constitution making process deferred again for 4 April

Kenya: Campaign against harmful beading culture in Samburu communities

SWM 2014: Taking steps to promote peace and reconciliation in West Africa

Lithuania: Obstacles to Roma Education in Kirtimai

Pakistan: New Blasphemy Case is Registered

EU: We report back – Hungarian development practitioner gives good tips to development NGOs in Poland and Cyprus

España: La exclusión de la comunidad gitana es 'alarmante y empeora con rapidez'

Iran: April 20 marked as the day of the Ahwazi revolution

Nepal: Will Supreme Court decide to provide for participation of indigenous peoples in constitution making process through their freely chosen representatives?

Tanzania: Maasai Villagers Win Fight For Information about Land-Grabs and Forced Eviction

EU: We report back - Lithuanian development official says media should inform the taxpayers about state development programmes

SWM 2014: Kenya/Tanzania - Defending land rights in the face of hate speech

Egypt: Christian churches under attack in Minya

Nepal: Bridging the Gap at the 20th International Day of the World's Indigenous People

Cambodia: Indigenous groups recall painful past

Pakistan: The Christian Sweeper Community, Pakistan's Untouchables

Egypt: Group denounces forced abduction and conversion of Coptic girls

Europe: A bike ride to meet linguistic minorities

EU: We report back – Hungarian development official says water as a priority was a timely initiative during the Hungarian EU Presidency

Pakistan: Campaign for religious minorities in Balochistan

Kenya: Speaking of Home - The Story of the Mount Elgon Ogiek

Burma: communal violence in Rakhine state

Philippines: Cordilleran human rights worker gunned down in Ifugao

Belize: The "bitter sweet" ruling of the Court of Appeal

Burma: Despite the ceasefire, health care woes continue in south-east

Egypt: Promotion and protection of the identity of religious minorities

Syria: Christians in the crossfire

Philippines: Not a 'mass grave,' Ligiw family slay are extrajudicial killings--IP group

Nepal: Muslim leader killed, community calls it a political murder

Cowboys vs. Indians in Nicaragua's 'Wild East'

SWM 2014: Rising hostility against Bulgaria’s refugee population

Zimbabwe: Mthwakazi leaders' rights abused

SWM 2014: Understanding the dynamic of communal riots against Muslims in Muzaffarnagar and Shamli districts, Uttar Pradesh, India

EU: We report back - Lithuanian development official talks about Presidency priorities and the Lithuanian development cooperation

Zimbabwe: Zanu PF targets San leaders

MRG film to be screened at Barcelona exhibition

EU: We report back – Hungarian MEP says human rights-based approach is crucial at both the policy and the programming level

EU: We report back - Hungarian development official says EU Presidency had a positive impact on development cooperation

Bangladesh: Temples and residences of Hindu minority attacked in Rajganj of Begumganj

Nepal: Time to honor the history of indigenous with the Federal Structure

Bangladesh: 95 percent Dalit cleaners lived in poverty

SWM 2014: Ukraine fails to address hate crime against migrants and other groups

Colombia: estudio sobre la comunidad de mineros de Buenos Aires, Cauca

Nouveau documentaire MRG/Mauritanie: Esclaves et discriminee: l'émancipation des femmes Haratines

Pakistan: Geneva event - debate on UN review

India: Dalit women face violence and barriers to justice

SWM 2014: The role of civil society in countering hate speech in Burma

Lithuania: Nobody wants a 'gypsy' on their staff

Sri Lanka: The Forgotten People: 24 years of Forcible Eviction of Northern Muslims

DRC: MRG's Head of Law visits Batwa communities

MRG Podcast March 2014

Pakistan: Karachi unrest, the role of the media and the courts

DRC: Journée Internationale des Populations Autochtones

Nigeria: Ogoni People give gov't 90-day ultimatum to implement UNEP report during celebrations to mark International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples

SWM 2015: Bulgaria/Hungary - Strategic Litigation for the Housing Rights of Informal Dwellers

EU: We report back – Polish development practitioner talks about the NGDO Platform’s Presidency project

MRG’s Carl Soderbergh addresses the 6th UN Forum on Minority Issues in Geneva

Sri Lanka: Statement at 6th Session of the UN's Forum on Minority issues

Iran Fires 105 Ahwazi Workers

Fiji: Disputes over Chiefly status in the Ai iTaukei community

Iran arrests, tortures and kills Ahwazi Arabs in new clampdown

UK/India: Dalit Documentary Screening at East End Film Festival

VIDEO: Interviews with editor and author of MRG's State of the World's Minorities and Indigenous Peoples 2014

Maasai villagers turn to US courts for information on abusive evictions by US safari company

Turkey: European Syriac Union present annual report on Syriac to EU Commission

Burma: Ongoing Impunity, Continued Army Atrocities against Kachin People

Europe: Video - 20 years of the Office of the High Commissioner for Minorities

Nepal: Indigenous and local communities call on World Bank to seek alternatives for construction of Khimti-Dhalkebar 220 KV Transmission Line

Cambodia: Roza Dao speaks at the 6th UN Forum on Minority Issues in Geneva

Philippines: Human Rights Superbody 'We will find no justice from the perpetrators'- indigenous peoples

Cambodia: In remote Ratanakkiri province, resource exploitation puts pressure on indigenous communities

MRG at the UN: Minority women face increased risks in conflict

Vietnam: Taidam “paenk khwan” ceremony

Iraq/Turkey: 15,000 Displaced Yezidis in Turkey seek mass exodus to EU through Bulgaria

Iran: Cancer cases rising at an alarming pace in Al-Ahwaz

EU: We report back – Czech development practitioner says human rights-based approach is a lens to global issues

Thailand: Karen woman fights for justice over husband’s disappearance

Uganda: 'Batwa may be poor, but they have immense cultural wealth'

Italy: San Sperate (un)welcomes Roma

New report: Conflict Early Warning among the Somali, Turkana, Maasai, Samburu, Ogiek and Endorois Communities of Kenya

SWM 2014: The impact of violence on communities in Boma Sub-County, South Sudan

35 videos documenting caste discrimination across India launched

Burma: Leaked documents expose government complicity in persecution of Rohingya

New MRG documentary film: 'Noun' - a film about the current challenges facing Iraqi Christians

Egypt: Nubian community health support systems

EU: We report back – Kenyan activists explain the benefits of the human rights-based approach in practice

Iraq: We remember the martyrs of Simele massacre in August 1933

Pakistan: Religious minorities must be rendered equal

Cameroon: UN experts on minorities and indigenous peoples concerned about destruction of pastoralist homes

From Cardiff to Los Angeles through a documentary

MRG Podcast: May 2013

Nepal: Muslim leaders form alliance to press demands

EU: We report back – Hungarian development official says human rights-based programming can make development cooperation more sustainable

Ukraine: Crimean Tatars are being neglected

Cambodia: Lao minority fight to retain their language

SWM 2015: Hungary - How the redevelopment of Józsefváros is pushing out Budapest’s minorities

Pakistan: Let Her Rest in Peace – A Hindu Girl Buried in a Muslim Graveyard

Philippines: Bajao Community in the Aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan

Thailand: Documentary film - jungle dwelling indigenous community threatened by influx of 'outsiders'

Egypt: Minorities show unity at crucial conference

India: West Pakistan refugees stateless even after 65 years of Independence

Syria: Fears for ancient Christian communities continue

Bosnia: Listen to an interview with Sheri Rosenburg on Minority Rights and the Principles of International Intervention

Pakistan: Access to water key to development

Kenya: National park to be created on Samburu land without their consent

India: Kuki State Demand Committee launch "Quit Kuki Land" Movement

Georgia: Photo exhibition highlights fragile Dukhobor culture

Syria: Map of Western (Syrian) Kurdistan

Burma: Resource development fuels ethnic conflict

VIDEO: Speaking out for minority women in Somalia

Under Media Blackout 12 Arab farmers Killed by Iranian Forces in Swiseh village

Mauritius: Creole Chief Inspector challenges law preventing police officers joining union

Syria: New report on right to self-determination of Kurds

EU: We report back – Hungarian Parliamentarian says charity is a thing of the past

MRG Podcast: October 2011

Mauritania: Video - Haratine women of 'slave caste' perform traditional song

Lithuania's Roma - stateless and excluded

EU: We report back - Lithuanian development practitioner says media could play an active role in the promotion of development issues

State of the World's Minorities and Indigenous Peoples 2013: Case studies

Guyana: Court ruling violates indigenous peoples' rights

Syria: Assyrian villages in Khabour, Syria under ISIS attack

Colombia: Short film on the exploitation of natural resources, conflict and displacement

Cameroon: violent repression against the Mbororo

Italy: Afraid of enjoying their rights: eviction of the Roma in Cagliari

Jamaica/Global: Marcus Garvey's Legacy

Burma: Regime's land grabs disrupt lives in minority communities

Nepal: expert panel best guarantees IPs rights in new constitution

Nigeria: Genocide in Plateau state

Pakistan: UN review - Urgent protection needed for minorities

Indonesia: Soldiers use live fire, make mass arrests at Papua rally

MRG Podcast: September 2011

Nepal: Indigenous Tharus in the east mark their win over Regional Waste Management Project

DRC: Les Populations Autochtones Pygmees Faces Au Processus Electoral En RD Congo

Georgia: Bishop Rusudan Gotsiridze speaks at the 6th UN Forum on Minority Issues

Nepal: Overfishing destroys minority community's livelihood

SWM 2014: The unequal application of hate crime legislation in Hungary

Indonesia: local governments pass laws discriminating against the Ahmadiyah community

Philippines: Police, security push protesters from mining conference

Minorities at the UN: The socio-economic empowerment of women in Kenya

MRG Podcast: November 2011

Philippines: Lumad village suffers third forced evacuation in 5 months

Pakistan: Representation of Religious Minorities in Print media

State of the World's Minorities and Indigenous Peoples 2013: Interview with MRG Director of Policy and Communications

Kenya: Forceful evictions of Maasai from Narasha a recipe for ethnic clashes

Colombia: Interview with Dr Andy Higginbottom on the links between mining, militarisation and displacement

SWM 2015: Resilience despite adversity – adapting indigenous communities to climate change in the Pacific region

Uganda: School feeding program increasing Batwa pupil enrollment

Minorities at the UN: Couples in inter-caste marriages face rampant discrimination in Nepal

DRC/Australia: 'Still a Pygmy'

EU: We report back – Hungarian development official says transition experience is an added value of the New Member States to development

Hungary: Roma children arbitrarily separated from families

Burma: Continued fighting causes human rights abuses and health concerns in non-ceasefire areas

Cambodia: Proposed NGO law will threaten advocates from minority, indigenous communities

SWM 2015: Somalia - Minorities on the margins of Mogadishu

Mauritanie: La blessure de l'esclavage

Costa Rica: Final Declaration of the First World Conference on Afrodescendant Youth

Minorities at the UN: Effective participation of Dalit women in India's economic life

Egypt: Copts face discrimination & violence in aftermath of coup

Namibia: Himba people protest against dam and attempted bribery

Iraq: MRG's Head of Conflict Prevention speaks on situation of ethnic minorities and religious groups at the European Parliament

Sri Lanka: villagers denied right to return home

Philippines: Blaan family massacred, IP killings rise to 28

EU: We report back – Journalists say media in the New Member States are inward-looking

Pakistan: Photo story - the daily life of Christian workers

Sri Lanka: Arrest and abduction of human rights activist - No progress in investigations

Minority Voices Podcast - April 2015

Botswana: Bushmen face imminent eviction for ‘wildlife corridor’

Vietnam: weekly market attracts minorities from the culturally diverse north

Zimbabwe: San elders make anti-discrimination case before minister, receive children's learning materials in symbolic act

Libya: Amazigh freely celebrate New Year for only second time in centuries

Burma: Children in Thai refugee camps face few prospects

Egypt: National Security Department’s actions heighten tension between religious groups

Philippines: Military actions will sustain pangayaw in SMI-Xstrata mine site

Sri Lanka: Indian Tamils - A fertilizer for the economic well-being of the country

Belize: EIA 'consultation' neither free nor fair

Philippines: Violations against indigenous peoples soar under Aquino administration, rights groups claim

Iran: Deadly sewage threatens millions of Ahwaz Arab people

Where is the dignity of Burma?

Burma: Stateless Rohingya Children are deprived of Education at Home and Diaspora

SWM 2015: Thailand - Promoting a more inclusive tourism industry for Chiang Mai’s hill tribes

Democratic Republic of Congo: Forest Peoples Programme launches pioneering book on indigenous peoples free, prior and informed consent

Mass protests in India to reclaim Dalit budgetary rights

EU: We report back – Polish development official talks about Presidency priorities

Vietnam: The “xain sub kher” ceremony of Taidam people

Philippines: Tumandok people march against Jalaur Dam

Colombia: San Juan community assert their rights

Peoples under Threat 2013: podcast on religious minorities in Pakistan

India/Burma: Hopeful Chins Look to Don Bosco Ashayalam to be a Saving Grace

Bangladesh, Chittagong Hill Tracts: We are Indigenous not 'Bengali'

UK: Chagossians protest MPA outside UK Court of Appeal

Syria: Call for the European Union and the international community to protect minorities and the democratic movement

Georgia: Armenian political prisoners Armen Gevorgyan and Ruben Shekoyan released from prison

Ensuring minority rights in Nepal's new constitution

China: Maternal deaths remain high for ethnic minorities

Zimbabwe: Helping minority youth find a political voice

Colombia: Interview with Hollman Morris, director of MRG documentary 'Suarez Gold'

MRG Podcast: June 2011

EU: We report back – Development expert says human rights-based approach can be an effective tool to development in the hands of the New Member States

EU: We report back – Polish development official argues for the inclusion of beneficiaries in development programmes

Canada: Racism Reborn

State of the World's Minorities and Indigenous Peoples 2015 - focus on cities: Case studies

Egypt: Three Churches Pray for Abducted Minor Christian Girls

Egypt: Coptic community prepares for coming parliamentary elections

Belize: Maya People Return to Supreme Court for Protection

Cameroon: Participation of Minorities in 2013 Elections

Kenya: Stop forced eviction of indigenous Sengwer/Cherangany people

Burma: Network calls for action for rivers

Philippines: Indigenous people's group alarmed at rising human rights violations

MRG Podcast February 2014

Malaysian police raid AIDS fundraiser at a church

MRG Podcast: February 2012

India: Mass mobilisation to urge government to implement Special Component Plan and Tribal Sub Plan

EU: We report back – Development officials from DfID and SIDA says human rights and development are interconnected

Colombia: Strengthening Afro-descendant Community Councils, part I

Egypt: Liberate the emirate of Delga

Iran: Repressive Regime to Expand its Prisons in Ahwaz

Botswana: Government plans to cut off social services to induce indigenous Basarwa out of Ranyane Settlement, leaked confidential report

Tanzania: October cyclical drought should not catch government unaware

Nepal: New report on protecting minority rights in federal systems

Peru: ¡Aquí estamos! Niñas, niños y adolescentes afroperuanos

EU: We report back – Polish development practitioner says NGOs could be champions in the implementation of the rights-based approach

Syria/Iraq/Lebanon: The Forgotten Genocide - new report from A Demand for Action

Minorities speak at the UN: Kenya

Moldova: Using the UN Declaration on Minorities to combat intolerance

USA/Africa: A Farewell To Elombe Brath

Guatemala: Stove project to improve cooking methods

Burma: Army commander’s wife violates rights of ethnic minority soldiers’ wives

Pakistan: Human Rights Commission of Pakistan releases State of Human Rights in 2012 Report

Nigeria: Ogoni people hail London court ruling against Shell

Liberia: Land reforms must learn from and protect communities' customary land and resource rights, urge Grand Cape Mount communities in new report

República Dominicana: Estado admite su desacato de la Sentencia de la Corte IDH en Yean y Bosico

Nepal: UN welcomes new law on caste-based discrimination

Bosnia and Herzegovina: Village of the Forgotten Widows

Philippines: Indigenous peoples condemn military harassment of UP students

Bangladesh: A hard life in the camps for Urdu speaking minority

Injustices with minorities in flood relief in Pakistan

Video: Interview with Professor Heiner Bielefeldt, UN Special Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief

Tanzania: Maasai Women Taking Bold Stance to Protect Land Rights

India: Scavengers’ march sends message of hope

Global: European Parliament urges the EU to fight caste discrimination

Minorities speak at the UN: Kyrgyzstan

Phillipines: Indigenous peoples denounce rape of minors in Benguet, demand military pullout in all indigenous communities

SWM 2015: Philippines - Supporting indigenous livelihoods in Baguio city

Democratic Republic of Congo: Indigenous organizations call for humanitarian assistance for displaced Batwa people

Le invitamos a la presentación de una película sobre discriminación en África y el Caribe

Colombia: Strengthening Afro-descendant Community Councils, part II

New report: 2011 a turbulent year for Iran's Ahwaz

Ethiopia: Foreign aid must not support oppression in the Horn of Africa

Iran: Baha’i educational programme targeted in raids

Police crackdown on Human Rights defenders in Malaysia

Iran: Azeris protest against dams and government neglect

Egypt: forceful relocation of Christians from Rafah, Sinai

Burma: Mega-dams to impact thousands

Kenya: Fishermen abducted by Ethiopian militia

Thailand: Migrant workers exploited amid floods, rights groups warn

Cambodia: Communal land titles awarded, but indigenous land remains under threat

Iran: The weapon of forced displacement against the indigenous Ahwazi Arabs

India: Rehabilitation drive for manual scavengers

Mauritius: New group denounces discrimination against Creoles

State of the World's Minorities and Indigenous Peoples 2013: Interview with South Asia author

Bangladesh: An indigenous Jummo girl child is raped and brutally killed by settler Bengali

Namibia: UN Envoy says minorities and indigenous peoples crave inclusion

African Canadians: Navigating the Ontario justice system & rebuilding young lives

New report: Dynamics of conflicts in Kenya's Mau Forest Complex, towards an early warning system

Interviews with activists: Johanne Ongbenok, Director of FONDAF, Cameroon

Minorities speak at the UN: Georgia

Malaysia: The road to Murum dam

Philippines: indigenous activist killed in the latest of a series of deadly attacks

Ahwazi Refugees plight in Al-Waleed camp

Argentina: MRG report on health launched at UNICEF event

Kenya: MRG's Head of Law addresses Ogiek about pending legal case

Afro-Colombian women defend their heritage

SWM 2015: India - Discrimination against Dalit women in Ahmedabad

Minorities speak at the UN: Uganda

Israel's Bedouin Arabs at risk: the Prawer plan

Pakistani schools portray Hindus, minorities negatively: US study

India: Gita's Story

Somalia, Kenya, USA: In Nairobi Neighborhood, Somali Refugees Dream of a New Life in Seattle

Kenya: MRG's Head of Law visits Endorois community in the Rift Valley

Iran: Repression of Azerbaijani-Turkish community intensifies as presidential election approaches

Sri Lanka: The Price of Tea - campaign video supporting Tamil tea pickers

Burma: Kachin group slams China’s new CSR report on Myitsone dam

Australia: Aborigines halt Rio Tinto mining project

Minorities at the UN: Improve access to early childhood services for Roma in Europe

Nepal: launch of 100 day campaign against caste discrimination and untouchability

Turkey: Dam deluge for Kurds

India: Anti-corruption movement excludes minorities

India: Dongria Kondh take mining battle to Supreme Court

Iran: Mayor Fires 400 Ahwazi Workers

Egypt: Copts "exposed to daily assaults" says Chairman of rights group

Burma: Interview with Salai Za Uk Ling, an activist with the Chin Human Rights Organization

Philippines: indigenous peoples, environmentalists ejected from mining conference

Colombia: Community Councils bring real and lasting benefits for african descendants

Africa: Civil society representatives across Africa root for pro-poor land policies

India: Arbitrary arrest of Christian human rights defender

A poem from Iran: Al Ahwaz, it shall be free

Pakistan: Religious diversity must for peace, development

New report: The effect of conflict on the Ik minority in Uganda

Colombia: Defeating Invisibility - Landscapes of Violence and Human Rights Violations Against Afro-descendant Women

Can minority and indigenous women benefit from international agreements?

Philippines: Youth indigenous leader tortured and killed

SWM 2014: Countering hate content in Pakistan's school textbooks

Egypt: International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances

Kenya: MRG Street Theatre Programme spreads messages of peace

Iran: Alarming statistics of increasing cancer in Ahwaz region linked to air pollution

Philippines: Indigenous groups condemn slaying of prominent activist

Kenya's fisherwomen helping themselves out of poverty

Namibia: 1000 Himba and Zemba protest again against dam and human rights violations

SWM 2014: Tackling Islamophobia in the United Kingdom

New report: Preventing Conflict in Karamoja, Uganda

Turkey: Life without hope is no life (stories of Christian Syriac/Assyrian/Chaldean refugees)

Iran: Torture, Imprisonment and Summary Execution for Ahwazi Arabs

SWM 2014: Legislating against and countering hate speech in East Africa

Egypt: Criminal court sentences whole Christian family to hard labour

MRG Podcast: January 2012

Kenya: An Ogiek woman's journey to liberation

India: Dalit homes destroyed without warning by Delhi authorities

Philippines: ‘Oplan Bayanihan’ blamed for spate of human rights violations on indigenous peoples

South Asia: Dalit women voice concerns at the UN Forum on Minority Issues

Guatemala: Edgar Pérez - Genocide and justice

China pressured Cambodia to deport Uighur refugees: Wikileaks

Cameroon: The trial of Musa Usman Ndamba - further evidence of discrimination against the indigenous Mbororo community

Vietnamese and Thai authorities blocked launch of human rights report

Georgia: Armenian political prisoners Vahagn Chakhalyan released from prison

Honduras: Preserving native Bay Island culture and involving youth on Roatan Island

Phillipines: ‘Where is your title?’ asked NCIP Commissioner to protesting IPs

Chile: Easter Islands, silent genocide

Bangladesh: Minority Hindu girls raise their hands

MRG Event: Business, natural resources and minority rights

UK/Mauritania/Global: Actress and writer Meera Syal supports Minority Rights Group BBC Radio 4 appeal

Cambodia: Indigenous women face pressure at the forefront of land rights advocacy

Cameroun: La situation des minorités Montagnardes

India: Communal violence against Muslim minority in Madhya Pradesh

South Sudan: Civil society organisations call for urgent intervention as humanitarian crisis looms in Boma

Pakistan's leaders promise equal rights for minorities

Demolition of Armenian Church’s bell tower in Tbilisi, Georgia

India: Kuki blockade Manipur highways in last ditch attempt to force government to dialogue

South Sudan: Interview with Paul Oleyo Longony, Boma Community Initiative

Nepal: More violence sparked by inter-caste marriage

SWM 2014: Vietnam: raising awareness and challenging prejudice in the media

Sudan: Correction - Intisar Sharif Abdulla still in custody

Interviews with activists: Patrick Kensenhuis, Member of The National Assembly of the Republic of Suriname

Kenya/Ethiopia: Conflict between Kenya’s Turkana fishermen and Ethiopia’s Dassanech peoples causing humanitarian crisis

Nepal: Feminist Dalit Organisation celebrate International Women's Day

India: Land and life lost in Bihar

Philippines: Indigenous peoples wary over new mining policy

UK/India: UPR reviews at the UN, time to act on caste discrimination

Suriname: Saramaka win case in human rights court

Minorities at the UN: Crimean Tatar women face unemployment and discrimination in Ukraine

Yemen: Al-Akhdam face brutal oppression

Kenya: Photo story - Maasai forced from homes by power project in Hell's Gate National Park

MRG Podcast: August 2011

DRC: Buela community at a disadvantage

Philippines: Indigenous Peoples group slams DOJ dismissal on ‘Capion massacre’

India: Dalit women trained on advocacy

Sri Lanka: laws fail to protect minorities

Palestine: Interview with Professor Mazin Qumsiyeh, human rights activist

Voices of Pakistani Christians and Sikhs

Cameroon: Anti-'Pygmy' and Mbororo Hate Campaign on DBS TV

India: Dalits demand land rights in Bihar

Burma: Military targeting civilians in Kachin State

Nepal: impunity for perpetrators of communal violence


Bangladesh: Dalits demand adequate housing

Southern Africa: San Peoples sign common rights declaration

Iran: Four Ahwazi Human Rights Activists Arrested for Organising Arabic Cultural Activities

India: Warrant issued for police officer who removed turban

Kenya: In politics there are no permanent enemies, only permanent promises

Pioneering use of street theatre to tackle prejudice in Rwanda

Colombia: nuevo documental - Hacienda Cañasgordas: Arqueología del Relato

Sri Lanka: Buddhist extremists attack innocent Muslims

Ethiopia: Outrage as World Bank funds power lines linked to controversial dam


Israel: Interview with Hanan Al Sanah, a Bedouin womens' rights activist

Rwanda: Afisa's story - looking forward to a bright future

Vietnam: New wave of arrests for religious activists

India: Community groups campaign for religious freedom

Nepal: Dalit girls' education suffers due to late start at school

Argentina: Radio programme on the Barlovento Group

Bangladeshi government blocks EU-funded anti-torture project

India: Photo story – Marginalised Sidi community rebuilds a lost cultural identity

Burma: Dams feed ethnic conflict

Kenya: The impact of land-grabbing, displacement and discrimination on health

Cambodia: in advance of Khmer Rouge trial, a new book detailing Cham women's experiences under the regime

Iran uses intimidation to deter Arab protests

SWM 2015: Kyrgyzstan - Life as a migrant in Bishkek – a Tatar women tells her story

Sudan: Intisar Sharif Abdullah walks free, MRG letter to Minister of Justice in Khartoum

Cameroon: Mbororos petition government over delay to implement commission findings

Cameroon: Justice for victims of powerful commercial landowner

Iran: New wave of demonstrations in Iranian Azerbaijan suppressed by riot police

China: Tibetans stop mining on sacred mountain

Nepal: activists call for Dalit rights to be enshrined in new constitution

Burma: International support needed to protect Rohingyas from persecution

SWM 2014: The experience of Central Asian migrants in Moscow, Russia

Minorities speak at the UN: India

SWM 2014: Action against untouchability in Bangladesh

Nepalese Minority Groups; Struggle for Identity & Representation

Peru: Afro-Peruvians submit report to UN human rights committee

Kenya: Songs, drama, artifact exhibition colour Ogiek community cultural day

Argentina: Radio Programme on African-descendant self-recognition in the Americas

Turkey: Refugee camp for Syrian Christians in Turkey sparks controversy

Argentina: Programa Radial sobre la Legitimización de las tierras Mocovies

Minorities at the UN: Eradicate racism towards Afro-Latinas in Latin America

China digs in across conflict-ridden Burma to access oil and gas

UK: Dale Farm residents resist controversial eviction by Basildon Council

New - full version of MRG documentary : A Journey to Imja Lake - Climate Change in the land of the Sherpa

Papua New Guinea: Police raids around Porgera gold mine

Philippines: KAMP calls for justice over Lumad killing

Minorities at the UN: Guarantee the rights of minority women in Kyrgyzstan

Mauritania: Interview with lawyer Me Elid Mohameden

India: Why Dalits and Minorities fear Freedom Struggle

Libya: Tafsweet Amazigh cultural festival in Jadoo

India: Mining, conflict and Adivasis

China: Hard times for nomads in Tibet

Cameroon: Ethnic minorities petition Biya over marginalisation

New Video: Peoples under Threat 2014 - interview with MRG Executive Director

Chile: Anti-terror law used against Mapuche activists

Zimbabwe: San people forced to abandon their homes in search of water

Philippines: legal changes needed to address inequality of Muslim women

Philippines: Northern folk barrage mining companies in the Metro

Afghanistan: Interview with Hazara activist Fakhria Ibrahimi

Belize: Photo story - Oil drilling on Maya and Garifuna land

Panama: Afropanamanian Newsletter October 2011

MRG Podcast: May 2011

Minority Voices Podcast: September 2014

UK/Nigeria: Stop gay Biafran activist Joshua Odeke from being forcibly deported on 7 June

Pakistan: Arooj Khalid addresses the UN Forum on Minority Issues in Geneva

UK/Nigeria: London Igbos march in protest against killings committed by Boko Haram

Iraq: Christian remembers brutal attack on Baghdad church

Namibia: German GIZ directly engaged with dispossessing indigenous peoples of their lands and territories

Israel: Uphold the right to land and decent living for Bedouins in the Naqab

Uganda: Meet the first Mutwa graduate

Africa: New land grabs exposed. Asian palm oil companies run into trouble

Ecuador: Indigenous justice and Ecuadorian state laws. Interview with Ecuadorian lawyer Mercedes Zambrano

Burma: Drug use and rights abuses in Burma's ethnic areas out of control

Event: Brussels screening of new MRG film on discrimination in Africa and the Caribbean

Interviews with activists: Ahamat Molikini says Tibu minority still face oppression in post-Arab Spring Libya

Kenya: Flood hits Maasai land again

Philippines' indigenous groups protest mining exploration on ancestral lands

MRG talk: Land Grabbing and Indigenous Peoples’ Rights

Tanzania: Government unrelenting on parceling out Maasai land in Loliondo

Madagascar: Rio Tinto’s history of human rights abuses

Minorities at the UN: Protect the rights of Kurdish women in Turkey

Bolivia: Traditional healers and climate change

Botswana: Diamonds bring no benefits to Basarwa

Hungary: Halmaj under water

Young Journalist Award runner up: Human rights repression in Western Sahara

Pakistan: Study shows Christians in Lahore lag behind in education, employment

Indigenous Chichewa dictionary launched in Malawi

Bangladesh: Rohingya refugees suffer from lack of documentation

Thailand: Annual festival supports hill tribe communities' education

A Journey to Imja Lake: Climate change in the land of the Sherpa

Uganda: Land injustice for the Basongora

Panama: Current reality and key concerns of the Afro-Panamanian population

Russia: Indigenous health care system in the remote areas of the north

India: Discrimination against Dalits still rife in Madhya Pradesh village

State of the World's Minorities and Indigenous Peoples 2012

Minorities at the UN: Ensure Dalit women's political participation in India

Uganda: Batwa – sexual violence and lack of health care spreads HIV/AIDS

Colombia: Ruta Pacífica rechaza acciones guerreristas contra organizaciones de mujeres y defensoras de Derechos Humanos

Colombia: Un poema sobre la solidaridad entre los pueblos

Iraq/Kuwait: Kuwaiti family faces discrimination

MRG Podcast: April 2011

India: Gauri's story

Europe: Corporate abuse flows along BP’s oil pipeline

MRG Podcast: March 2011

Foreign investment threatens Burma's ethnic minorities: report

Kenya: minority and indigenous women face multiple discrimination

South East Asia: The campaign against destructive palm oil

Dominican Republic: Marginalized, harrassed and criminalized

India: Dalit Christians in search for justice

Cambodia: Bilingual education offers opportunities to indigenous communities

Guatemala: Interview with Isabel Turuy Patzan, Representative of the 12 Communities in Resistance

Photo story: Peoples under Threat 2014

Sudan: Urgent action - 20 year old Intisar Sharif Abdulla sentenced to death by stoning

Egypt: Al Kalema Centre condemns attacks against Anba Beshouy monastery

Iran: The oppression of Ahwazi Arab people in Al-Ahwaz

Al-Ahwaz: Iran's best-kept dirty secret

Iran: River diversion dries up Ahwazi Arab land

Cambodia: A member of the S'aoch minority tells a story in his language

Government of Kenya given ultimatum to resolve Mau Narok land issue

Gabon: Mining, dams and repression

Iraq: Violence against minority women is rife and poorly addressed

Colombia: Land rights defenders remain under threat

Bangladesh: Religious minorities (Hindu, Christian, Buddhist) must be counted in census if elections are to be fair

Pakistan: Religious Minority Rights; challenges for a new Government in Islamabad

India: Dalits unable to access government disaster relief programs

MRG Podcast: February 2011

MEPs: The EU must act now to help end one of the biggest human rights issues in the world

Burma: Foreign investment is a catalyst for conflict


Thailand: Indigenous people penalised for carrying out traditional practices

SWM 2014: Photo story

Cattle rustling in South Sudan

Russia: Coal smog settles over Siberia

Russia: Reindeer herders seek deal with energy giants

Russia: Sakha protest mining rush in Siberia

Burma: conflict leads to spike in trafficking of Palaung minority

Namibia: Protest by Himba and Zemba Indigenous Peoples

India: Adivasis fight mega-dams

Minorities at the UN: Improve education for minorities in Zimbabwe

Human Rights Day Celebration in Ndugulu, Kenya

Nepal: Dalits hope their true numbers will be revealed in census

Christian and Sikh minorities in Pakistan

Malaysia: Possible crackdown on marginalised Indians

A scientist discusses glacial retreat in the Himalayas

Interviews with activists: Sidney Francis, President of the Central American Black Organization

Cambodia must provide citizenship to Khmer Krom refugees: human rights group

Young Journalist Award runner up: A grassroots revolution

Uganda: Batwa Sounds

EU: EC representative discusses the role of EC delegations on the ground

The situation in the Syrian Kurdish areas worsens

Cambodian indigenous group threatened by rubber company

Kenya: Endorois Traditional Song

Kenya&EU: Maasai activist compares financing procedures of USAID and EC funds

Pakistan: Small ideas brought benefit to poorer communities in Pakistan

Asia: Farah Mihlar and Samia Khan discuss conflicting interests within minority communities

The situation of Sri Lanka’s northern Tamils three years after the war

Support the peaceful demonstrators in Syria

Philippines: Indigenous peoples condemn killing of Margarito Cabal

Tanzania: Pastoralists face famine as effects of drought are worsened by government neglect

Minorities at the UN: Uyghur women face severe rights violations in China

MRG Podcast: October 2010

Kenya&EU: Maasai activist advocates for participation in EU development projects

Mauritania: Why do Haratine women still live in slavery?

Bangladesh: Government closes down project for human rights defenders

Somalia: testimonies of violence from minority women

Argentina: 2010 Census - Successful or not?

Canada: Interview with Chief Wilton Littlechild

Interviews with Activists: Ann Sintoyia Tome and Mariamu Ntausian Lekisemon on right to education of Maasai girls in Kenya

Kenya: Obstetric fistula – a preventable but deadly condition for mothers in sub-Saharan Africa

Iran: Deliberate 'linguicide' of Arabic language in Al-Ahwaz

MRG photo story: Uncertain future for Israel's indigenous Bedouin

Kenya: Beads of Bondage - How beads are used to ‘book’ Samburu girls into sexual relationships

Nepal: Killing underscores persistent problem of inter-caste discrimination

Libya: Amazigh demand equality and respect

Kenya&EU: Maasai activits and EC representative discuss EC

Young Journalist Award runner up: Street racing queen of Ramallah

Activists call for end to violence against the world’s ‘untouchable’ women

EU: Minority Voices - a community-based media initiative

Photo story: Inside Egypt's Revolution

Syria in change - Solution for the Kurdish issue

Sri Lanka: Women From The North And East Call For Real Peace, Justice And Accountability

Cambodia: forum seeks ways to address marginalization of indigenous peoples

Interviews with Activists: Rorian Cherono on the Ogiek of Kenya

Interviews with Activists: Yaseen Ibrahim and Jamia Abdur-Raheem on Nubians in Kenya

San Andres, Colombia - We stay with nothing

India: Affirmative action is needed to improve schooling and employment opportunities for Dalits

Kenya: What the Constitutional Court’s ruling on boundaries and electoral areas means for minority communities

Pakistan’s Dalits denied flood relief because of caste discrimination

Photo story: a trip to El Carmen, the cradle of Afro-Peruvian culture

Ecuador: One indigenous woman’s perspective on discrimination in the health system

Kenya/Ethiopia: Escalation of border conflict between ethnic communities

Malaysia: Indigenous groups contest mega-dams in Sarawak

MRG Podcast: November 2010

Kyrgyzstan: Sexual and gender-based violence

Pakistan's Christian Leader Buried In His Native Village

Interview: ethnic tensions, cattle raiding in Sudan

MRG Podcast: December 2010

Kenya&EU: Maasai activist says access is limited to EC delegations in Kenya

Ethiopia: Land grabs fuel violence in Gambella

40 Years Protecting Minorities

Hungary: Cicsero - the story of a Roma news agency

Ethiopia/UK: Oromo rally in London

Laos: Minority Hmong may be held at abusive detention centre, rights watchdog says

Sri Lanka: Improve protection for women migrant workers

New Report: Inter-community conflict in Jonglei State, South Sudan

New report: Urgent measures needed to protect all ethnic groups after recent South Sudan attacks, MRG

Full length documentary from MRG and Hollman Morris: Suárez Gold - Afro-Colombian miners defending their heritage

Cambodia: Evictions from around the Boeung Kak Lake

Syria: Kurds killed, abducted and subject to surveillance by security forces

Syria: Between The Barbed Wire

Mauritius: Poverty and exclusion in an ethnically-plural society, new study

Malawi to celebrate World Mother Language Day

India: Power of participation - women’s groups dramatically improve health for Adivasi mothers and newborns in eastern India

Minority religious places of worship Malaysia

Interviews with Activists: Ann Sintoyia Tome and Mariamu Ntausian Lekisemon on oppression of Maasai women in Kenya

EU: New member states of the EU need to open up to developing countries

Peoples under Threat 2013 photo story: Risk of mass killing reaches critical level in Africa and the Middle East

Adivasis of Bangladesh: a year of broken promises

MRG at the UN Forum on Minority Issues

Oromo Refugees trapped in Libya with nowhere to turn

Interviews with Activists: Daozhang Ng Chek and K Shanmuga on Muslims in Malaysia

India: Raising awareness about India’s Prevention of Atrocities Act among Dalits is a key issue to give meaning to the law

Kenya: Endorois activist says women's rights need to be fulfilled

MRG Documentary Film: Say My Name - using street theatre to combat discrimination in Rwanda, Botswana, Dominican Republic and Kenya

Peru: Addressing the needs of marginalized communities in policy formulation and programming

Meet the Activists: Esther Somoire

Ethiopia: Forced displacement and ‘villagization'

Religious minority activists in Malaysia discuss problems facing their communities

Film: State of the World's Minorities and Indigenous Peoples 2012

Interviews with Activists: Thomas Philips on religious minorities in Malaysia

Egypt: A Step Back for Minorities in New Draft Constitution?

Kenya: Justice for Indigenous Peoples - The Endorois Case

Belize: SATIIM's Oil Summit

Nepal: A farmer discusses the effects of glacial melt in the Himalayas

Our Dance, Our Identity

Hungary: Rap in Halmaj

Syria/Iraq: Toward the end of Syriac Christians?

Yemen: voices of the Akhdam minority

EU: Farah Mihlar discusses what difficulties minorities and indigenous peoples face when doing advocacy

Kenya: Beading young Samburu girls into sexual bondage

Cambodia: French linguist Jean-Michel Filippi talks about the ancient language of the S'aoch

Photo story by Eric Lafforgue: Stick fighting day in Suri tribe, Ethiopia

Cynthia Morel discusses a landmark ruling on indigenous land rights

Mauritania: MRG visits Haratine community as part of campaign to end slavery

Interview with MRG Director Mark Lattimer: Minorities face attack as revolutions sour in Middle East and North Africa, says new global Peoples Under Threat survey

Sri Lankan women's groups demand road access for displaced people through famous nature reserve

Current drought severely affects minority communities in East and Horn of Africa

The global pandemic of environmental racism and corporate impunity

Interview with Akli Bessadah: an Amazigh who escaped Libya

Iran: Stop Ethnic Cleansings In Ahwaz

EU: We report back - Minorities and Indigenous Peoples’ Conference on EU Development Policies

Tanzania: MRG's Head of Law visits Maasai communities pitted against safari company over land dispute

Afro descendant in the Americas: A Struggle for Recognition

Bangladesh: Smoke in the hills. A story by Per Liljas, winner of MRG's Young Journalist Award

Conservation and Sustainable Development at Krast area in Kien Luong District

10 years after legal victory still no resolution for Chagossians

Kenya: MRG condemns targeted attacks on Ogiek activists

Cambodia: Kuy people rally to save ‘our forest’

Burma: Kachin women trafficked into forced marriages, prostitution in China

Young Journalist Award runner up:The Ghosts Without Pigment

Bangladesh: 'Rohingya – a people without hope', winner of the Minority Voices young Journalist Award

Kenya passes anti-FGM law, will it stop the Cut?


Garifunas en Nicaragua

Uzbekistan/Kazakhstan: Retreating Aral Sea displaces Karakalpaks

Recent attacks on women in the north and east of Sri Lanka - impunity and lack of rule of law.

State of the World's Minorities and Indigenous Peoples 2011

Interviews with Activists: Paul Oleyo Longony on the implications of Sudan's referendum for minorities

Boletin Informativo JENHeration

Hungary: Say no to racism through football – Roma and non-Roma speak out in Halmaj

Cambodia: Khmer Rouge leaders charged with genocide against minorities

Minorities struggle with identity and discrimination in divided Cyprus

Botswana: The Unique Dance of Vekuhane

Bangladesh: MRG visits a Dalit Sweeper colony in Dhaka

Botswana: Lentswe La Batswapong

The State of Minority Groups in Azerbaijan

Young Journalist Award runner up: Respect Wanted: Domestic Workers in Bolivia

Photo Story from Kenya and Uganda


Namibia: Indigenous groups' long road to claim their rights

Hungary: Unemployment in Cserehát – local Roma collecting cherry

Uganda: Climate change worsening food insecurity in Karamoja

Iraqi Refugees in Sweden: A Mandaean Priest Speaks

Kenya: A visit to Maasai Mara

"There is nothing like a Zimbabwean culture. There are Zimbabwean cultures."

Malaysia: The story of a famous, yet invisible Bajau man

Iraqi Refugees in Sweden: A Yazidi Activist Speaks

India: "Social activism is like “onion-peeling” - you successfully peel one layer, but then comes another one."

Life on the edge; the Mbororo of Cameroon

Tanzania: Maasai land dispute with safari tourism group

India: Orissa Freedom of Religion Act 1967 is Anti-Minority

Thailand: Education desperately needed for migrant and stateless children

Burma: Children displaced by war face hunger, forced labor

Mbanderu Community in Botswana-Minority Voice

Kenya: Photo story from the Endorois homelands

Deforestation, corruption and evictions: the Ogiek of the Mau Forest, Kenya

Minorities combat economic exclusion - photo story from the UN Minorities Forum

MRG's Head of Law, Lucy Claridge, visits Burundi

Refugee Mothers - Georgia

La Esgrima de Machete y Bordón Símbolo Cultural de Puerto Tejada Cauca- Colombia

Sri Lanka: Discrimination against Tamils continues after the war

Ethiopia: Obang Metho condemns ‘Life Grabs’ and the Second Scramble for Africa

Nuevo documental de MRG y Hollman Morris: El Oro para Suárez - Mineros afrocolombianos defendiendo sus raíces

DRC: Refugees in their own land

Himalayan glacier melt will affect 1.3 billion people: scientists

MRG Visit a Dalit community in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu

Tanzania: Maasai Pastoralists of Soitsambu Village assert their rights to ancestral lands

Hungary: Bódvalenke Fresco Village – a marginalised village turned into a touristic sight

USA: American-Muslims dispel the stereotypes of Muslim women who cover - new photo exhibit 'iCover'

Cambodia: An ancient language, and a people, face extinction

Nigeria: Appeal to release Nnamdi Kanu, and to stop Nigeria Government from ongoing massacre of innocent Biafrans and forced disappearance of young Biafrans and IPOB members in Biafraland and in Nigeria

New documentary from MRG and Hollman Morris: Suárez Gold: Afro-Colombian miners defending their heritage

The Tonga People in Zimbabwe: A forgotten people.

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