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The European Border and Coast Guard Agency, Frontex, has rapidly grown into an important agency, but it fails to investigate human rights violations against migrants at EU borders…
Frontex border officers stand near migrants on the island of Lesbos, Greece, on March 2020.
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A large number of poorer countries are running out of Covid-19 vaccines, the World Health Organization (WHO) has warned. With less than 2 per cent of its populations vaccinated so far, some countries on the…
Volunteers wait to be checked at a vaccine trial facility set at Soweto's Chris Sani Baragwanath Hospital outside Johannesburg, South Africa, November 30, 2020. 
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The anti-LGBT+ policies of Hungary's government are getting some well-deserved attention this week, as the city of Munich calls for the Allianz Arena to light up in rainbow colors during a Euro 2020 football…
People march with a giant rainbow flag from the parliament building in Budapest during the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) Pride Parade on July 6, 2019.
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Canada incarcerates thousands of people, including those with disabilities, on immigration-related grounds every year in often abusive conditions. A new report by Human Rights Watch and Amnesty International…
Image in shades of red with a fence in front of seated people.
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While German Chancellor Angela Merkel continues to stand in the way of a temporary suspension of intellectual property protections for Covid vaccines, the World Health Organization has warned that the…
Doctor holding a vaccine
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Leaders of Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom and the United States have failed to take concrete and decisive action on the unprecedented challenges posed by the Covid-19 pandemic and…
Supporters attend the Rally for Vaccine Access for Everyone, Everywhere on Wednesday, May 5, 2021 in Washington, D.C.
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As the G7 Summit in the UK begins, it should be an opportunity to accelerate efforts to tackle the global pandemic and climate change. Solving the inequities in access to Covid-19 medical tools means…
Flags of the G7 Europe, Canada, Italy, Japan, Germany, England, USA and France in Paris, France on July 4th, 2019.
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Chinese authorities impose collective punishment on relatives of activists who flee Xinjiang. Ethiopian government forces summarily executed a 17-year-old boy…
The watchtower of a high-security facility near a “re-education camp” where mostly Muslim ethnic minorities are detained