Recommendations for President-Elect Barack Obama
November 16, 2008

Over the past seven years, the US government’s consistent disregard for human rights in fighting terrorism has diminished America’s moral authority, set a negative example for other governments, and undermined the goal of reducing anti-American militancy around the world.

February 3, 2014
Тысячи журналистов приедут в Россию на зимнюю Олимпиаду-2014 в Сочи, чтобы рассказать об олимпийских спортивных событиях и церемониях миллионам болельщиков во всем мире. Российское правительство хочет использовать свое положение государства, принимающего престижное международное мероприятие, для улучшения имиджа страны.
January 13, 2014
Thousands of journalists will attend the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia to report on the Games’ athletic events and ceremonies to millions of sports fans across the globe. This guide provides an overview of the context and risks for journalists in covering the Olympics and the Paralympics in Sochi.
Migrants in Greece
November 2, 2009
A Human Rights Imperative
January 27, 2009

The briefing paper details some of the glaring deficiencies in current US labor law that significantly impair the right of workers to freely choose whether to form a union. It recommends that the US Congress pass the Employee Free Choice Act to help remedy these shortcomings and bring US law closer to international standards.

November 7, 2008

This year's annual meeting of states parties to the International Criminal Court (ICC) comes just a few months after two important anniversaries: ten years since the adoption of the ICC statute and five years since the start of the court's operations. This memorandum identifies a series of challenges the court now faces as it carries out its mandate to bring justice for the world's worst crimes.

Faces and Cases from Ahmadinejad’s Crackdown
September 18, 2008

Under President Ahmadinejad's administration, Iran's human rights record has deteriorated markedly. While the international community's attention has focused on nuclear concerns, Iran has not been held accountable for its violations of international human rights law.

September 2, 2008

وفيما يلي قضايا حقوقية أساسية عن ليبيا، قامت بتوثيقھا ھيومن رايتس ووتش. وتستند المعلومات الواردة بالأساس إلى ثلاث زيارات لليبيا منذ عام 2005 .

September 2, 2008

Despite modest improvements in recent years, Libyans and foreign residents in Libya continue to suffer from serious violations of human rights. Below is a selection of the key human rights issues in Libya, as documented by Human Rights Watch. The material is based primarily on three visits to Libya since 2005.