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


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


Bangladesh: Hindus under threat


Zimbabwe: Mthwakazi leaders' rights abused


UK: Chagossians protest MPA outside UK Court of Appeal


Kenya: Campaign against harmful beading culture in Samburu communities


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


Namibia: Himba people protest against dam and attempted bribery


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


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


Philippines: Cordilleran human rights worker gunned down in Ifugao


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


Burma: Network calls for action for rivers


Georgia: Photo exhibition highlights fragile Dukhobor culture


Philippines: Tumandok people march against Jalaur Dam


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


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


Armenia: Young minority leader preserves Yezidi identity and language


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


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


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


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


Guatemala: Edgar Pérez - Genocide and justice


MRG Podcast March 2014


Palestine: Interview with Professor Mazin Qumsiyeh, human rights activist


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


Afghanistan: Interview with Hazara activist Fakhria Ibrahimi


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


Ukraine: Crimean Tatars are being neglected


Mauritania: Interview with lawyer Me Elid Mohameden


Egypt: Liberate the emirate of Delga


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


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


Burma: Leaked documents expose government complicity in persecution of Rohingya


Morocco: The Threshold of the Desert


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


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


Nigeria: Amnesty to Boko-Haram, a misnomer


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


Burma: Systematic sexual violence in ethnic areas, new report


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


Hungary: Roma children arbitrarily separated from families


Thailand: Annual festival supports hill tribe communities' education


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


Egypt: Three Churches Pray for Abducted Minor Christian Girls


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


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


Egypt: Nubian community health support systems


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


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


Zimbabwe: Zanu PF targets San leaders


Nepal: Muslim leaders form alliance to press demands


Iraq/Kuwait: Kuwaiti family faces discrimination


Fiji: Disputes over Chiefly status in the Ai iTaukei community


Iraq: Religion and identity


Zimbabwe: Matabeleland Youths Arrested for Demanding Fairness in Employment


Egypt: Controversial laws regulating NGOs result in fines and imprisonment


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


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


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


Kenya: Stop forced eviction of indigenous Sengwer/Cherangany people


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


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


Egypt: Christian churches under attack in Minya


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


China: Maternal deaths remain high for ethnic minorities


Egypt: Copts face discrimination & violence in aftermath of coup


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


Syria: Fears for ancient Christian communities continue


Europe: A bike ride to meet linguistic minorities


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


MRG Podcast February 2014


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


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


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


Egypt: Copts of Wasta face unknown future


Norway: Global indigenous preparatory conference underway in Alta


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


Botswana: Bushmen face imminent eviction for ‘wildlife corridor’


From Cardiff to Los Angeles through a documentary


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


Nepal: Indigenous governing institutions form rights alliance


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


Egypt: Promotion and protection of the identity of religious minorities


MRG film to be screened at Barcelona exhibition


Argentina: MRG report on health launched at UNICEF event


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


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


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


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


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


Proyección del documental “Say My Name” en Barcelona


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


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


Taiwan: Chairperson of Council of Indigenous Peoples interrogated in parliament


Bolivia: Traditional healers and climate change


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


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


Syria: Christians in the crossfire


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


Egypt: International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances


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


Egypt: International Religious Freedom Report welcomed


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


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


Pakistan: Campaign for religious minorities in Balochistan


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


India: Communal violence against Muslim minority in Madhya Pradesh


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


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


Bangladesh: 95 percent Dalit cleaners lived in poverty


UK: UPPER TRIBUNAL CONFIRMED THAT TAMILS STILL REMAINS AT REAL RISK OF ILL-TREATMENT IN SRI LANKA


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


Global: European Parliament urges the EU to fight caste discrimination


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


Bangladesh: the decline of a vibrant Bihari craft


MRG Podcast: May 2013


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


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


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


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


Egypt: Group denounces forced abduction and conversion of Coptic girls


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


Mauritania: Why do Haratine women still live in slavery?


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


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


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


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


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


Burma: communal violence in Rakhine state


Lithuania: Obstacles to Roma Education in Kirtimai


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


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


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


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


Pakistan: The Christian Sweeper Community, Pakistan's Untouchables


Nigeria: Genocide in Plateau state


Turkey: Refugee camp for Syrian Christians in Turkey sparks controversy


Vietnam: Taidam “paenk khwan” ceremony


Tanzania: October cyclical drought should not catch government unaware


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


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


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


Pakistan: Geneva event - debate on UN review


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


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


Tanzania: Maasai Women Taking Bold Stance to Protect Land Rights


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


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


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


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


Pakistan: Representation of Religious Minorities in Print media


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


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


Egypt: Minorities show unity at crucial conference


Syria: Map of Western (Syrian) Kurdistan


Peoples under Threat 2013: podcast on religious minorities in Pakistan


Yemen: Al-Akhdam face brutal oppression


Italy: San Sperate (un)welcomes Roma


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


Belize: Maya People Return to Supreme Court for Protection


India: Dalit women face violence and barriers to justice


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


Pakistan: UN review - Urgent protection needed for minorities


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


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


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


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


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


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


Mauritanie: La blessure de l'esclavage


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


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


Lithuania: Nobody wants a 'gypsy' on their staff


Cameroon: Ethnic minorities petition Biya over marginalisation


India: Scavengers’ march sends message of hope


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


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


Pakistan: Photo story - the daily life of Christian workers


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


Zimbabwe: Helping minority youth find a political voice


Philippines: Blaan family massacred, IP killings rise to 28


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


Jamaica/Global: Marcus Garvey's Legacy


Pakistan: Religious minorities must be rendered equal


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


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


Guyana: Court ruling violates indigenous peoples' rights


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


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


Moldova: Using the UN Declaration on Minorities to combat intolerance


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


Bangladesh: Dalits demand adequate housing


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


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


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


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


Egypt: Coptic community prepares for coming parliamentary elections


Libya: Tafsweet Amazigh cultural festival in Jadoo


Nepal: Overfishing destroys minority community's livelihood


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


Cameroun: La situation des minorités Montagnardes


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


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


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


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


Where is the dignity of Burma?


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


Ensuring minority rights in Nepal's new constitution


Bosnia and Herzegovina: Village of the Forgotten Widows


Burma: Ongoing Impunity, Continued Army Atrocities against Kachin People


Malaysia: The road to Murum dam


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


Belize: EIA 'consultation' neither free nor fair


Georgia: Armenian political prisoners Vahagn Chakhalyan released from prison


Lithuania's Roma - stateless and excluded


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


Egypt: forceful relocation of Christians from Rafah, Sinai


Discrimination on religious grounds still persists in secular Nepal


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


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


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


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


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


Can minority and indigenous women benefit from international agreements?


Iran Fires 105 Ahwazi Workers


Papua New Guinea: Police raids around Porgera gold mine


Namibia: UN Envoy says minorities and indigenous peoples crave inclusion


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


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


Madagascar: Rio Tinto’s history of human rights abuses


Colombia: San Juan community assert their rights


Libya: Amazigh demand equality and respect


Nepal: New report on protecting minority rights in federal systems


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


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


Egypt: Criminal court sentences whole Christian family to hard labour


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


Cameroon: Participation of Minorities in 2013 Elections


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


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


Turkey: Dam deluge for Kurds


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


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


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


Burma: Children in Thai refugee camps face few prospects


Iran arrests, tortures and kills Ahwazi Arabs in new clampdown


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


Kenya: MRG Street Theatre Programme spreads messages of peace


Mass protests in India to reclaim Dalit budgetary rights


Iraq: Violence against minority women is rife and poorly addressed


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


Sudan: Correction - Intisar Sharif Abdulla still in custody


Philippines: Youth indigenous leader tortured and killed


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


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


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


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


Namibia: Protest by Himba and Zemba Indigenous Peoples


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


Sri Lanka: villagers denied right to return home


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


Mauritius: New group denounces discrimination against Creoles


Cameroon: violent repression against the Mbororo


India: Community groups campaign for religious freedom


Philippines: Indigenous peoples condemn killing of Margarito Cabal


Philippines: Police, security push protesters from mining conference


India: Arbitrary arrest of Christian human rights defender


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


35 videos documenting caste discrimination across India launched


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


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


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


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


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


Indonesia: local governments pass laws discriminating against the Ahmadiyah community


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


Chile: Easter Islands, silent genocide


Southern Africa: San Peoples sign common rights declaration


India: Land and life lost in Bihar


Canada: Racism Reborn


India: Dalit women trained on advocacy


Philippines: KAMP calls for justice over Lumad killing


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


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


Kenya's fisherwomen helping themselves out of poverty


Afro-Colombian women defend their heritage


Injustices with minorities in flood relief in Pakistan


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


Kenya: minority and indigenous women face multiple discrimination


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


Pakistani schools portray Hindus, minorities negatively: US study


Iran: Azeris protest against dams and government neglect


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


India: Rehabilitation drive for manual scavengers


Pakistan: Access to water key to development


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


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


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


Guatemala: Stove project to improve cooking methods


Ethiopia/UK: Oromo rally in London


Russia: Coal smog settles over Siberia


Philippines: Lumad village suffers third forced evacuation in 5 months


Colombia: nuevo documental - Hacienda Cañasgordas: Arqueología del Relato


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


India: Dongria Kondh take mining battle to Supreme Court


Iran: Mayor Fires 400 Ahwazi Workers


Philippines: Indigenous peoples condemn military harassment of UP students


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


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


Somalia: testimonies of violence from minority women


India: Discrimination against Dalits still rife in Madhya Pradesh village


MRG Podcast: February 2012


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


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


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


MRG Podcast: November 2011


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


Kyrgyzstan: Sexual and gender-based violence


Australia: Aborigines halt Rio Tinto mining project


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


China: Hard times for nomads in Tibet


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


Burma: Mega-dams to impact thousands


Burma: International support needed to protect Rohingyas from persecution


India: Anti-corruption movement excludes minorities


Bangladesh: Minority Hindu girls raise their hands


Sri Lanka: Improve protection for women migrant workers


Bangladesh: MRG visits a Dalit Sweeper colony in Dhaka


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


Burma: Foreign investment is a catalyst for conflict


Europe: Corporate abuse flows along BP’s oil pipeline


India: Dalits demand land rights in Bihar


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


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


Minorities speak at the UN: Kenya


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


Vietnam: weekly market attracts minorities from the culturally diverse north


Nepal: expert panel best guarantees IPs rights in new constitution


Iraq: Christian remembers brutal attack on Baghdad church


Argentina: Programa Radial sobre la Legitimización de las tierras Mocovies


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


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


Malaysian police raid AIDS fundraiser at a church


Burma: Resource development fuels ethnic conflict


Argentina: Radio programme on the Barlovento Group


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


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


Nepal: More violence sparked by inter-caste marriage


India: Mining, conflict and Adivasis


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


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


Iran: Baha’i educational programme targeted in raids


Colombia: Strengthening Afro-descendant Community Councils, part II


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


Pakistan: Religious diversity must for peace, development


China: Tibetans stop mining on sacred mountain


DRC: Buela community at a disadvantage


Botswana: Diamonds bring no benefits to Basarwa


Nepal: UN welcomes new law on caste-based discrimination


Burma: Dams feed ethnic conflict


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


Pioneering use of street theatre to tackle prejudice in Rwanda


MRG Podcast: October 2011


MRG Podcast: September 2011


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


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


Colombia: Strengthening Afro-descendant Community Councils, part I


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


Philippines: indigenous peoples, environmentalists ejected from mining conference


Minorities speak at the UN: Kyrgyzstan


Suriname: Saramaka win case in human rights court


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


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


Police crackdown on Human Rights defenders in Malaysia


Sri Lanka: laws fail to protect minorities


India: Dalit homes destroyed without warning by Delhi authorities


Thailand: Migrant workers exploited amid floods, rights groups warn


Kenya: An Ogiek woman's journey to liberation


Pakistan's leaders promise equal rights for minorities


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


India: Why Dalits and Minorities fear Freedom Struggle


Burma: Military targeting civilians in Kachin State


Kenya/Ethiopia: Escalation of border conflict between ethnic communities


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


Panama: Afropanamanian Newsletter October 2011


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


Ahwazi Refugees plight in Al-Waleed camp


Uganda: Land injustice for the Basongora


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


MRG Event: Business, natural resources and minority rights


Iran uses intimidation to deter Arab protests


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


South East Asia: The campaign against destructive palm oil


MRG Podcast: June 2011


Israel's Bedouin Arabs at risk: the Prawer plan


Russia: Sakha protest mining rush in Siberia


Indigenous Chichewa dictionary launched in Malawi


Philippines: Indigenous peoples wary over new mining policy


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


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


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


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


Chile: Anti-terror law used against Mapuche activists


Minorities speak at the UN: Georgia


MRG Podcast: January 2012


Vietnamese and Thai authorities blocked launch of human rights report


Nepal: impunity for perpetrators of communal violence


Nepal: Feminist Dalit Organisation celebrate International Women's Day


Thailand: Indigenous people penalised for carrying out traditional practices


India: Warrant issued for police officer who removed turban


Adivasis of Bangladesh: a year of broken promises


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


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


Cameroon: Mbororos petition government over delay to implement commission findings


Minorities speak at the UN: Uganda


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


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


Iran: River diversion dries up Ahwazi Arab land


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


Vietnam: New wave of arrests for religious activists


China pressured Cambodia to deport Uighur refugees: Wikileaks


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


Kenya: Flood hits Maasai land again


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


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


Voices of Pakistani Christians and Sikhs


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


Philippines: Indigenous groups condemn slaying of prominent activist


Cameroon: Justice for victims of powerful commercial landowner


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


Nepalese Minority Groups; Struggle for Identity & Representation


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


Bangladeshi government blocks EU-funded anti-torture project


MRG Podcast: August 2011


Colombia: Land rights defenders remain under threat


Ethiopia: Forced displacement and ‘villagization'


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


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


Cambodia: Kuy people rally to save ‘our forest’


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


Burma: conflict leads to spike in trafficking of Palaung minority


UK: Dale Farm residents resist controversial eviction by Basildon Council


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


Dominican Republic: Marginalized, harrassed and criminalized


Russia: Reindeer herders seek deal with energy giants


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


Minorities speak at the UN: India


Cambodia: Bilingual education offers opportunities to indigenous communities


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


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


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


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


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


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


MRG Podcast: April 2011


MRG Podcast: May 2011


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


Uganda: Meet the first Mutwa graduate


Government of Kenya given ultimatum to resolve Mau Narok land issue


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


Philippines: Northern folk barrage mining companies in the Metro


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


Tanzania: Government unrelenting on parceling out Maasai land in Loliondo


Kenya: Fishermen abducted by Ethiopian militia


URGENT PRESS RELEASE:RADIO BIAFRA LONDON BROADCAST TIME IS NOW 9PM NIGERIAN TIME


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


India: Gauri's story


Syria in change - Solution for the Kurdish issue


Photo story: Inside Egypt's Revolution


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


New report: Preventing Conflict in Karamoja, Uganda


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


UK/Nigeria: RADIO BIAFRA LONDON IS BACK!


Minorities at the UN: Improve education for minorities in Zimbabwe


MATERNAL AND CHILD HEALTH IN PERU


India: Adivasis fight mega-dams


MRG talk: Land Grabbing and Indigenous Peoples’ Rights


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


Nepal: Killing underscores persistent problem of inter-caste discrimination


Ethiopia: Land grabs fuel violence in Gambella


Gabon: Mining, dams and repression


Egypt: Al Kalema Centre condemns attacks against Anba Beshouy monastery


Malaysia: Indigenous groups contest mega-dams in Sarawak


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


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


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


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


State of the World's Minorities and Indigenous Peoples 2012


Foreign investment threatens Burma's ethnic minorities: report


Uzbekistan/Kazakhstan: Retreating Aral Sea displaces Karakalpaks


Kenya: Beading young Samburu girls into sexual bondage


Bangladesh: Rohingya refugees suffer from lack of documentation


MRG Podcast: March 2011


Human Rights Day Celebration in Ndugulu, Kenya


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


Philippines: legal changes needed to address inequality of Muslim women


Young Journalist Award runner up: A grassroots revolution


A scientist discusses glacial retreat in the Himalayas


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


Young Journalist Award runner up: Street racing queen of Ramallah


Christian and Sikh minorities in Pakistan


Malaysia: Possible crackdown on marginalised Indians


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


Pakistan: Small ideas brought benefit to poorer communities in Pakistan


Kenya&EU: Maasai activits and EC representative discuss EC


Argentina: 2010 Census - Successful or not?


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


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


San Andres, Colombia - We stay with nothing


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


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


Support the peaceful demonstrators in Syria


Philippines' indigenous groups protest mining exploration on ancestral lands


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


Colombia: Un poema sobre la solidaridad entre los pueblos


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


Kenya: Justice for Indigenous Peoples - The Endorois Case


SYRIAC MEMBERS CAPTURED IN SYRIA


India: Dalits unable to access government disaster relief programs


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


Bangladesh: Government closes down project for human rights defenders


Young Journalist Award runner up:The Ghosts Without Pigment


EU: Minority Voices - a community-based media initiative


Kenya: Endorois Traditional Song


Boletin Informativo JENHeration


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


India: Dalit Christians in search for justice


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


Pakistan’s Dalits denied flood relief because of caste discrimination


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


MRG Podcast: February 2011


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


Minority religious places of worship Malaysia


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


Our Dance, Our Identity


The situation in the Syrian Kurdish areas worsens


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


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


Cambodian indigenous group threatened by rubber company


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


Canada: Interview with Chief Wilton Littlechild


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


Yemen: voices of the Akhdam minority


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


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


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


Uganda: Batwa Sounds


Kenya: MRG condemns targeted attacks on Ogiek activists


MRG Podcast: November 2010


Pakistan's Christian Leader Buried In His Native Village


Hungary: Halmaj under water


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


MRG Podcast: October 2010


Afro descendant in the Americas: A Struggle for Recognition


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


Meet the Activists: Esther Somoire


Interviews with Activists: Rorian Cherono on the Ogiek of Kenya


Cambodia: Evictions from around the Boeung Kak Lake


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


40 Years Protecting Minorities


Conservation and Sustainable Development at Krast area in Kien Luong District


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


Life on the edge; the Mbororo of Cameroon


Syria: Between The Barbed Wire


Burma: Children displaced by war face hunger, forced labor


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


Cattle rustling in South Sudan


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


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


Religious minority activists in Malaysia discuss problems facing their communities


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


Interview: ethnic tensions, cattle raiding in Sudan


Photo Story from Kenya and Uganda


Hungary: Cicsero - the story of a Roma news agency


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


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


Botswana: Lentswe La Batswapong


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


Cambodia: forum seeks ways to address marginalization of indigenous peoples


Garifunas en Nicaragua


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


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


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


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


Minorities struggle with identity and discrimination in divided Cyprus


Hungary: Rap in Halmaj


Tanzania: Maasai land dispute with safari tourism group


The State of Minority Groups in Azerbaijan


Interviews with Activists: Thomas Philips on religious minorities in Malaysia


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


Argentina: IT'S HARD TO BE BLACK HERE


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


Sri Lanka: Discrimination against Tamils continues after the war


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


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


MRG Podcast: December 2010


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


Oromo Refugees trapped in Libya with nowhere to turn


Iran: Stop Ethnic Cleansings In Ahwaz


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


Interviews with Activists: Esmael Omar on HIV among minorities in Kenya


Botswana: The Unique Dance of Vekuhane


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


Cambodia: Khmer Rouge leaders charged with genocide against minorities


DRC: Refugees in their own land


Namibia: Indigenous groups' long road to claim their rights


Mbanderu Community in Botswana-Minority Voice


The global pandemic of environmental racism and corporate impunity


Iraqi Refugees in Sweden: A Yazidi Activist Speaks


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


Iraqi Refugees in Sweden: A Mandaean Priest Speaks


Cynthia Morel discusses a landmark ruling on indigenous land rights


10 years after legal victory still no resolution for Chagossians


Belize: SATIIM's Oil Summit


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


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


Syria/Iraq: Toward the end of Syriac Christians?


Kenya: A visit to Maasai Mara


Malawi to celebrate World Mother Language Day


Uganda: Climate change worsening food insecurity in Karamoja


MRG at the UN Forum on Minority Issues


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


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


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


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


State of the World's Minorities and Indigenous Peoples 2011


Interview with Akli Bessadah: an Amazigh who escaped Libya


Kenya: Photo story from the Endorois homelands


Refugee Mothers - Georgia


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


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


Thailand: Education desperately needed for migrant and stateless children


Hungary: Unemployment in Cserehát – local Roma collecting cherry


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


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


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


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


Himalayan glacier melt will affect 1.3 billion people: scientists


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


The Tonga People in Zimbabwe: A forgotten people.


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


Traditional methods a useful tool for conflict resolution in Africa.


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



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