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

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

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

Burundi: Les Swahilis du Burundi

Somalia: Somali minority groups excluded from benefits of development programmes

Dominican Republic: Interview with Rosa Iris Diendomi

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

Iran stands top with over 1084 Executions in 2015

Iran: Kurdish education forbidden

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

Nigeria: Ogoni rights body condemns military invasion

Nigeria: The Ogoni film (working title)


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

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

Nigeria: Ethnic Minorities under Threat

Minority Voices Podcast - March 2016

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

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

MRG Podcast: February 2016

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Pakistan: Celebration of Minorities' Day

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

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

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

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

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

Republica Dominicana: Empoderamiento y cambio social a traves del teatro

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

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

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

MRG Podcast: January 2016

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

Global: African History Month 365 Days Concepts

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

Zambia: Aba Twa, Dancers of the Gods

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

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

Kenya: Being Maasai - Photo story

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

DRC: MRG's Head of Law visits Batwa communities

Pakistan: New Blasphemy Case is Registered

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

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

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

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

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

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

Ukraine: Report on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

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

Georgia: More voices against intolerance needed

Nepal: Indigenous languages on the verge of extinction

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

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

Nepal: How to save indigenous tongues from extinction

SWM 2015: Somalia - Minorities on the margins of Mogadishu

USA: An Affirmation Poem Written For Minorities

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

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

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

Africa/USA: Future "Big Africas"

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

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

Nepal: Muslims still being punished for 2004 hostage massacre

Jordan: Bedouins, a lifestyle in disappearance

Bangladesh: Hindus under threat

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

Iran: Enforced addiction to narcotics kills thousands of Ahwazi Arabs

DRC: Journée Internationale des Populations Autochtones

USA/Africa: A Farewell To Elombe Brath

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

Philippines: Indigenous women express support for Andrea Rosal

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

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

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

Nepal: Indigenous people - still a long way to go

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

Iraq: One year on and thousands of Yazidis remain uprooted

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

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

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

DRC/Australia: 'Still a Pygmy'

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

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

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

Uganda: School feeding program increasing Batwa pupil enrollment

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

Nepal: Indigenous locals demand that development projects respect their rights

Bangladesh: Education on human rights for minority groups

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

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

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

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

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

SWM 2014: Countering racism in South American football

Cambodia: Indigenous groups recall painful past

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

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

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

Nepal: Indigenous women want recognition and equality

Nepal: Indigenous youth need support

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

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

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

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

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

Nepal: Is REDD+ indigenous-friendly?

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

Zimbabwe: Mthwakazi leaders' rights abused

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

DRC: Congolese journalists learn to report on indigenous groups

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

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

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

Nigeria: Amnesty to Boko-Haram, a misnomer

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

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

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

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

Burma: Systematic sexual violence in ethnic areas, new report

SWM 2014: Rising hostility against Bulgaria’s refugee population

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

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

Minority Voices Podcast - April 2015

Morocco: The Threshold of the Desert

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

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

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

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

Norway: Global indigenous preparatory conference underway in Alta

Minority Voices Podcast - August 2015

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

Syria: Assyrian villages in Khabour, Syria under ISIS attack

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

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

Philippines: Cordilleran human rights worker gunned down in Ifugao

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

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

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

Egypt: Controversial laws regulating NGOs result in fines and imprisonment

Cambodia: Lao minority fight to retain their language

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

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

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

Taiwan: Chairperson of Council of Indigenous Peoples interrogated in parliament

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

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

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

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

Kenya: Campaign against harmful beading culture in Samburu communities

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

Nepal: Indigenous governing institutions form rights alliance

Armenia: Young minority leader preserves Yezidi identity and language

Bangladesh: the decline of a vibrant Bihari craft

Indigenous Peoples and the UN: Triumphs & Tragedies

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

Egypt: Copts of Wasta face unknown future

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

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

Zimbabwe: Zanu PF targets San leaders

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

Iraq: Religion and identity

Egypt: Christian churches under attack in Minya

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

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

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

Nepal: Muslim leaders form alliance to press demands

Namibia: Himba people protest against dam and attempted bribery

Iran: Harrowing report reveals discrimination against Ahwazi Arab workers

Pakistan: Campaign for religious minorities in Balochistan

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

Europe: A bike ride to meet linguistic minorities

Zimbabwe: Matabeleland Youths Arrested for Demanding Fairness in Employment

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

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

Egypt: International Religious Freedom Report welcomed

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

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

VIDEO: Speaking out for minority women in Somalia

Burma: Leaked documents expose government complicity in persecution of Rohingya

UK: Chagossians protest MPA outside UK Court of Appeal

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

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

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

Burma: communal violence in Rakhine state

Philippines: Bajao Community in the Aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan

Ukraine: Crimean Tatars are being neglected

Pakistan: Geneva event - debate on UN review

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

Syria: Christians in the crossfire

Lithuania: Obstacles to Roma Education in Kirtimai

Egypt: Group denounces forced abduction and conversion of Coptic girls

MRG film to be screened at Barcelona exhibition

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

Proyección del documental “Say My Name” en Barcelona

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

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

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

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

Nigeria: Ogoni people hail London court ruling against Shell

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

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

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

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

From Cardiff to Los Angeles through a documentary

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

Egypt: Liberate the emirate of Delga

Bangladesh: 95 percent Dalit cleaners lived in poverty

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

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

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

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

Fiji: Disputes over Chiefly status in the Ai iTaukei community

Egypt: Promotion and protection of the identity of religious minorities

Burma: Network calls for action for rivers

MRG Podcast March 2014

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

Hungary: Roma children arbitrarily separated from families

Egypt: Nubian community health support systems

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

Vietnam: Taidam “paenk khwan” ceremony

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

Egypt: Copts face discrimination & violence in aftermath of coup

Italy: San Sperate (un)welcomes Roma

Botswana: Bushmen face imminent eviction for ‘wildlife corridor’

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

Lithuania: Nobody wants a 'gypsy' on their staff

SWM 2015: India - Discrimination against Dalit women in Ahmedabad

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

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

Discrimination on religious grounds still persists in secular Nepal

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

Pakistan: The Christian Sweeper Community, Pakistan's Untouchables

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

Syria: Fears for ancient Christian communities continue

Georgia: Photo exhibition highlights fragile Dukhobor culture

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

Palestine: Interview with Professor Mazin Qumsiyeh, human rights activist

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

Sri Lanka: Buddhist extremists attack innocent Muslims

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

Egypt: Three Churches Pray for Abducted Minor Christian Girls

Pakistan: UN review - Urgent protection needed for minorities

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

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

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

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

SWM 2015: Philippines - Supporting indigenous livelihoods in Baguio city

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

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

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

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

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

Kenya: Stop forced eviction of indigenous Sengwer/Cherangany people

Guatemala: Edgar Pérez - Genocide and justice

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

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

Burma: Ongoing Impunity, Continued Army Atrocities against Kachin People

MRG Podcast: May 2013

India: Dalit women face violence and barriers to justice

SWM 2014: Tackling Islamophobia in the United Kingdom

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

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

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

Philippines: Blaan family massacred, IP killings rise to 28

Philippines: Tumandok people march against Jalaur Dam

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

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

Tanzania: Maasai Women Taking Bold Stance to Protect Land Rights

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

Iran: Deadly sewage threatens millions of Ahwaz Arab people

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

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

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

Argentina: MRG report on health launched at UNICEF event

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

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

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

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

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

Iran: Torture, Imprisonment and Summary Execution for Ahwazi Arabs

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

Syria: Map of Western (Syrian) Kurdistan

Belize: Maya People Return to Supreme Court for Protection

Nigeria: Genocide in Plateau state

China: Maternal deaths remain high for ethnic minorities

India: Gita's Story

Where is the dignity of Burma?

Iran Fires 105 Ahwazi Workers

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

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

Bosnia and Herzegovina: Village of the Forgotten Widows

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

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

Lithuania's Roma - stateless and excluded

Global: European Parliament urges the EU to fight caste discrimination

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

Belize: EIA 'consultation' neither free nor fair

Pakistan: Religious minorities must be rendered equal

Guyana: Court ruling violates indigenous peoples' rights

Jamaica/Global: Marcus Garvey's Legacy

Egypt: Minorities show unity at crucial conference

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

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

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

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

Nepal: Overfishing destroys minority community's livelihood

Philippines: Police, security push protesters from mining conference

Tanzania: October cyclical drought should not catch government unaware


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

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

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

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

Iran arrests, tortures and kills Ahwazi Arabs in new clampdown

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

Afghanistan: Interview with Hazara activist Fakhria Ibrahimi

Pakistan: Representation of Religious Minorities in Print media

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

Peoples under Threat 2013: podcast on religious minorities in Pakistan

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

Mauritania: Interview with lawyer Me Elid Mohameden

MRG Podcast February 2014

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

Pakistan: Photo story - the daily life of Christian workers

35 videos documenting caste discrimination across India launched

Egypt: International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances

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

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

SWM 2014: Action against untouchability in Bangladesh

Mass protests in India to reclaim Dalit budgetary rights

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Burma: Children in Thai refugee camps face few prospects

Namibia: UN Envoy says minorities and indigenous peoples crave inclusion

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

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

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

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

Colombia: San Juan community assert their rights

Moldova: Using the UN Declaration on Minorities to combat intolerance

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

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

Zimbabwe: Helping minority youth find a political voice

Cameroon: violent repression against the Mbororo

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

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

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

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

Ensuring minority rights in Nepal's new constitution

Cameroon: Participation of Minorities in 2013 Elections

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

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

Philippines: Lumad village suffers third forced evacuation in 5 months

Egypt: forceful relocation of Christians from Rafah, Sinai

Iran: Repressive Regime to Expand its Prisons in Ahwaz

Malaysia: The road to Murum dam

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

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

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

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

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

Pakistan: Access to water key to development

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

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

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

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

MRG Podcast: November 2011

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

Indonesia: local governments pass laws discriminating against the Ahmadiyah community

Philippines: Youth indigenous leader tortured and killed

India: Communal violence against Muslim minority in Madhya Pradesh

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

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

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

Mauritius: New group denounces discrimination against Creoles

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

Nepal: New report on protecting minority rights in federal systems

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

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

Georgia: Armenian political prisoners Vahagn Chakhalyan released from prison

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

Canada: Racism Reborn

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

Yemen: Al-Akhdam face brutal oppression

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

Turkey: Dam deluge for Kurds

India: Arbitrary arrest of Christian human rights defender

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

Mauritanie: La blessure de l'esclavage

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

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

Sri Lanka: villagers denied right to return home

India: Rehabilitation drive for manual scavengers

Vietnam: weekly market attracts minorities from the culturally diverse north

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

MRG Podcast: October 2011

Turkey: Refugee camp for Syrian Christians in Turkey sparks controversy

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

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

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

Bolivia: Traditional healers and climate change

Kenya's fisherwomen helping themselves out of poverty

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

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

MRG Podcast: September 2011

Minorities speak at the UN: Kenya

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

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

Libya: Tafsweet Amazigh cultural festival in Jadoo

Philippines: Indigenous peoples condemn military harassment of UP students

Burma: Resource development fuels ethnic conflict

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

India: Land and life lost in Bihar

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

India: Dongria Kondh take mining battle to Supreme Court

Iran: Azeris protest against dams and government neglect

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

MRG Podcast: February 2012

Egypt: Coptic community prepares for coming parliamentary elections

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

Injustices with minorities in flood relief in Pakistan

India: Scavengers’ march sends message of hope

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

Cameroun: La situation des minorités Montagnardes

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

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

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

Pakistani schools portray Hindus, minorities negatively: US study

Minority Voices Podcast: September 2014

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

Colombia: Strengthening Afro-descendant Community Councils, part II

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

India: Dalit women trained on advocacy

Kenya: MRG Street Theatre Programme spreads messages of peace

Can minority and indigenous women benefit from international agreements?

Burma: Mega-dams to impact thousands

Nepal: expert panel best guarantees IPs rights in new constitution

Sudan: Correction - Intisar Sharif Abdulla still in custody

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

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

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

Guatemala: Stove project to improve cooking methods

India: Anti-corruption movement excludes minorities

Cameroon: Ethnic minorities petition Biya over marginalisation

Afro-Colombian women defend their heritage

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

Colombia: Strengthening Afro-descendant Community Councils, part I

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

Iran: Mayor Fires 400 Ahwazi Workers

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

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

Pakistan: Religious diversity must for peace, development

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

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

Burma: International support needed to protect Rohingyas from persecution

Papua New Guinea: Police raids around Porgera gold mine

Philippines: indigenous peoples, environmentalists ejected from mining conference

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

India: Community groups campaign for religious freedom

Bangladesh: Minority Hindu girls raise their hands

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

Australia: Aborigines halt Rio Tinto mining project

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

Malaysian police raid AIDS fundraiser at a church

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

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

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

Nepal: UN welcomes new law on caste-based discrimination

Police crackdown on Human Rights defenders in Malaysia

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

Egypt: Criminal court sentences whole Christian family to hard labour

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

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

Minorities speak at the UN: Kyrgyzstan

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

DRC: Buela community at a disadvantage

Iran: Baha’i educational programme targeted in raids

Colombia: nuevo documental - Hacienda Cañasgordas: Arqueología del Relato

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

Nepal: More violence sparked by inter-caste marriage

MRG Podcast: June 2011

Chile: Easter Islands, silent genocide

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

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

Southern Africa: San Peoples sign common rights declaration

Israel's Bedouin Arabs at risk: the Prawer plan

Ahwazi Refugees plight in Al-Waleed camp

China: Tibetans stop mining on sacred mountain

China: Hard times for nomads in Tibet

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

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

SWM 2014: Photo story

Sri Lanka: laws fail to protect minorities

MRG Podcast: January 2012

Minorities speak at the UN: Georgia

MRG Event: Business, natural resources and minority rights

India: Dalit homes destroyed without warning by Delhi authorities

Madagascar: Rio Tinto’s history of human rights abuses

Thailand: Migrant workers exploited amid floods, rights groups warn

Mauritania: Why do Haratine women still live in slavery?

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

Iraq/Kuwait: Kuwaiti family faces discrimination

Bangladesh: Dalits demand adequate housing

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

Iran uses intimidation to deter Arab protests

Kenya: An Ogiek woman's journey to liberation

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

India: Warrant issued for police officer who removed turban

Pakistan's leaders promise equal rights for minorities

Minorities speak at the UN: Uganda

Kenya: Fishermen abducted by Ethiopian militia

Burma: Dams feed ethnic conflict

Russia: Coal smog settles over Siberia

Burma: Military targeting civilians in Kachin State

Pioneering use of street theatre to tackle prejudice in Rwanda

Photo story: Peoples under Threat 2014

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

Nepal: Feminist Dalit Organisation celebrate International Women's Day

Iraq: Violence against minority women is rife and poorly addressed

India: Dalits demand land rights in Bihar

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

Argentina: Radio programme on the Barlovento Group

Suriname: Saramaka win case in human rights court

Nepal: impunity for perpetrators of communal violence

Vietnamese and Thai authorities blocked launch of human rights report

Argentina: Programa Radial sobre la Legitimización de las tierras Mocovies

Thailand: Annual festival supports hill tribe communities' education

China pressured Cambodia to deport Uighur refugees: Wikileaks

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

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

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

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

India: Mining, conflict and Adivasis

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

Philippines: Indigenous groups condemn slaying of prominent activist

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

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

India: Why Dalits and Minorities fear Freedom Struggle

New report: Preventing Conflict in Karamoja, Uganda

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

Burma: Foreign investment is a catalyst for conflict

Namibia: Protest by Himba and Zemba Indigenous Peoples

Philippines: Indigenous peoples wary over new mining policy

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

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

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

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

Bangladeshi government blocks EU-funded anti-torture project

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

UK: Dale Farm residents resist controversial eviction by Basildon Council

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

Voices of Pakistani Christians and Sikhs

Philippines: Northern folk barrage mining companies in the Metro

India: Discrimination against Dalits still rife in Madhya Pradesh village

Nepalese Minority Groups; Struggle for Identity & Representation

MRG Podcast: August 2011

Cameroon: Mbororos petition government over delay to implement commission findings

Uganda: Land injustice for the Basongora

Minorities speak at the UN: India

Kenya: minority and indigenous women face multiple discrimination

Botswana: Diamonds bring no benefits to Basarwa

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

Cameroon: Justice for victims of powerful commercial landowner

Vietnam: New wave of arrests for religious activists

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

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

Europe: Corporate abuse flows along BP’s oil pipeline

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

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

Kenya: Flood hits Maasai land again

Panama: Afropanamanian Newsletter October 2011

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

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

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

Uganda: Meet the first Mutwa graduate

Iraq: Christian remembers brutal attack on Baghdad church

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

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


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

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

Libya: Amazigh demand equality and respect

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

South East Asia: The campaign against destructive palm oil

MRG Podcast: May 2011

Chile: Anti-terror law used against Mapuche activists

Russia: Sakha protest mining rush in Siberia

MRG Podcast: April 2011

Somalia: testimonies of violence from minority women


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

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

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

Burma: conflict leads to spike in trafficking of Palaung minority

Indigenous Chichewa dictionary launched in Malawi

Russia: Reindeer herders seek deal with energy giants

Dominican Republic: Marginalized, harrassed and criminalized

Philippines: KAMP calls for justice over Lumad killing

India: Gauri's story

Colombia: Land rights defenders remain under threat

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

Cambodia: Bilingual education offers opportunities to indigenous communities

Iran: River diversion dries up Ahwazi Arab land

Bangladesh: Rohingya refugees suffer from lack of documentation

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

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

Ethiopia/UK: Oromo rally in London

MRG talk: Land Grabbing and Indigenous Peoples’ Rights

State of the World's Minorities and Indigenous Peoples 2012

Philippines: legal changes needed to address inequality of Muslim women

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

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

Kenya/Ethiopia: Escalation of border conflict between ethnic communities

Minorities at the UN: Improve education for minorities in Zimbabwe

Tanzania: Government unrelenting on parceling out Maasai land in Loliondo

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

Egypt: Al Kalema Centre condemns attacks against Anba Beshouy monastery

India: Adivasis fight mega-dams

Kyrgyzstan: Sexual and gender-based violence

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

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

Philippines: Indigenous peoples condemn killing of Margarito Cabal

Gabon: Mining, dams and repression

MRG Podcast: March 2011

Foreign investment threatens Burma's ethnic minorities: report

A scientist discusses glacial retreat in the Himalayas

Young Journalist Award runner up: A grassroots revolution

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

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

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

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

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

Government of Kenya given ultimatum to resolve Mau Narok land issue

Nepal: Killing underscores persistent problem of inter-caste discrimination

Pakistan: Small ideas brought benefit to poorer communities in Pakistan

Support the peaceful demonstrators in Syria

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

Human Rights Day Celebration in Ndugulu, Kenya

Malaysia: Possible crackdown on marginalised Indians

Philippines' indigenous groups protest mining exploration on ancestral lands

Colombia: Un poema sobre la solidaridad entre los pueblos

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

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

Hungary: Halmaj under water

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

Christian and Sikh minorities in Pakistan

Kenya: Endorois Traditional Song

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

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

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

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

India: Dalit Christians in search for justice

MRG Podcast: February 2011

Bangladesh: MRG visits a Dalit Sweeper colony in Dhaka


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

Malaysia: Indigenous groups contest mega-dams in Sarawak

Thailand: Indigenous people penalised for carrying out traditional practices

Kenya&EU: Maasai activits and EC representative discuss EC

Argentina: 2010 Census - Successful or not?

The situation in the Syrian Kurdish areas worsens

Ethiopia: Land grabs fuel violence in Gambella

India: Dalits unable to access government disaster relief programs

EU: Minority Voices - a community-based media initiative

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

Cambodian indigenous group threatened by rubber company

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

Bangladesh: Government closes down project for human rights defenders

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

Young Journalist Award runner up: Street racing queen of Ramallah

Adivasis of Bangladesh: a year of broken promises

Ethiopia: Forced displacement and ‘villagization'

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

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

Photo story: Inside Egypt's Revolution

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

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

Uganda: Batwa Sounds

San Andres, Colombia - We stay with nothing

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

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

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

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

Cattle rustling in South Sudan

MRG Podcast: October 2010

Canada: Interview with Chief Wilton Littlechild

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

Interviews with Activists: Rorian Cherono on the Ogiek of Kenya

Kenya: Justice for Indigenous Peoples - The Endorois Case

Pakistan's Christian Leader Buried In His Native Village

Minority religious places of worship Malaysia

Cambodia: Kuy people rally to save ‘our forest’

MRG Podcast: November 2010

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

Interview: ethnic tensions, cattle raiding in Sudan

Cambodia: forum seeks ways to address marginalization of indigenous peoples

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

Uzbekistan/Kazakhstan: Retreating Aral Sea displaces Karakalpaks

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

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

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

Sri Lanka: Improve protection for women migrant workers

Hungary: Cicsero - the story of a Roma news agency

Meet the Activists: Esther Somoire

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

Yemen: voices of the Akhdam minority

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

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

Pakistan’s Dalits denied flood relief because of caste discrimination

Our Dance, Our Identity

Cambodia: Evictions from around the Boeung Kak Lake

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

Syria in change - Solution for the Kurdish issue

40 Years Protecting Minorities

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

Kenya: Beading young Samburu girls into sexual bondage

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

Syria: Between The Barbed Wire

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

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

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

MRG Podcast: December 2010

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

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

Afro descendant in the Americas: A Struggle for Recognition

Kenya: MRG condemns targeted attacks on Ogiek activists

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

Oromo Refugees trapped in Libya with nowhere to turn

Boletin Informativo JENHeration

Young Journalist Award runner up:The Ghosts Without Pigment

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

Hungary: Rap in Halmaj

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

Religious minority activists in Malaysia discuss problems facing their communities

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

Minorities struggle with identity and discrimination in divided Cyprus

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

Malawi to celebrate World Mother Language Day

Interviews with Activists: Thomas Philips on religious minorities in Malaysia

Iran: Stop Ethnic Cleansings In Ahwaz

MRG at the UN Forum on Minority Issues

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

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

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

Garifunas en Nicaragua

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

Conservation and Sustainable Development at Krast area in Kien Luong District

Cynthia Morel discusses a landmark ruling on indigenous land rights

Belize: SATIIM's Oil Summit

The global pandemic of environmental racism and corporate impunity

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

Cambodia: Khmer Rouge leaders charged with genocide against minorities

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

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

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

10 years after legal victory still no resolution for Chagossians


Syria/Iraq: Toward the end of Syriac Christians?

Botswana: Lentswe La Batswapong

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

The State of Minority Groups in Azerbaijan

Photo Story from Kenya and Uganda

Botswana: The Unique Dance of Vekuhane

Life on the edge; the Mbororo of Cameroon

Namibia: Indigenous groups' long road to claim their rights

State of the World's Minorities and Indigenous Peoples 2011

Interview with Akli Bessadah: an Amazigh who escaped Libya

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

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

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

Burma: Children displaced by war face hunger, forced labor

Uganda: Climate change worsening food insecurity in Karamoja

Tanzania: Maasai land dispute with safari tourism group

Iraqi Refugees in Sweden: A Mandaean Priest Speaks

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

Kenya: A visit to Maasai Mara

Hungary: Unemployment in Cserehát – local Roma collecting cherry

Sri Lanka: Discrimination against Tamils continues after the war

Mbanderu Community in Botswana-Minority Voice


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

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

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

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

Iraqi Refugees in Sweden: A Yazidi Activist Speaks

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

Kenya: Photo story from the Endorois homelands

Thailand: Education desperately needed for migrant and stateless children

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

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

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

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

Refugee Mothers - Georgia

Himalayan glacier melt will affect 1.3 billion people: scientists

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

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

DRC: Refugees in their own land

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

The Tonga People in Zimbabwe: A forgotten people.

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

Traditional methods a useful tool for conflict resolution in Africa.

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