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Summary “I skip a meal so my children can eat and to ensure that the bills are paid.” -Janet, 35, March 2020   “Janet R.,” 35, a single mother who works at a college student advice center in London, suddenly found herself on the verge of financial…
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 Tens of thousands of families in the United Kingdom every year do not have enough food to live on and are turning to sources of non-state charitable aid. This new phenomenon of growing hunger for some of the least…
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 [They] just came in with an agenda of cutting my 15 hours per week to 6.5. They announced it. They told me ‘We are not there to give you more, but we are going to cut it.’ They had worked out that that was what I…
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Summary I hope that my children will go back to school, and become better people, because they can’t do that working in tobacco farming. Tobacco growing is a very difficult field. It makes one grow old before their time. — Anne, 36-year-old hired…
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 Since 2011, violence in Syria has forcibly displaced at least 1.6 million school-age children to other countries in the region. Before the conflict, more than 90 percent of Syrian children attended primary school and 70 percent…
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Summary When Michelle, 57, was widowed in 2012, she lost more than her husband. Shortly after his death, her in-laws took over the fields she had tilled for decades. They also stole the fruit from the trees in her kitchen garden and sold the harvest,…
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 Homeless, Landless, and Destitute
 The Plight of Zimbabwe’s Tokwe-Mukorsi Flood Victims
 List of

 Abbreviations and Acronyms
 Summary
 Map of Tokwe-Mukorsi

 Dam and  Nuanetsi Ranch,…
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 Hidden Away
 Abuses against Migrant Domestic Workers in the UK
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 Findings
 Obligations
 Recommendations
 To the UK Government
 To the UK Parliament
 To the Home…
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 Whose Development?
 Human Rights Abuses in Sierra Leone’s Mining Boom
 Map of

 Sierra Leone
 Summary
 Recommendations
 To the

 Government of Sierra Leone
 To the
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 Troubled Water
 
 
 Burst Pipes, Contaminated Wells, and Open

 Defecation in Zimbabwe’s Capital
 
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 Failure to

 Provide Access to Potable Water…
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 Reforming Zimbabwe’s security sector is key to

 ensuring that the upcoming 2013 presidential and parliamentary elections are

 credible, free and fair. The elections could usher in…
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 List of Acronyms
 AIPPA Access

 to Information and Protection of Privacy Act
 AU African

 Union
 BAZ Broadcasting

 Authority of Zimbabwe
 CIO Central…
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 With the rapid development and proliferation of robotic

 weapons, machines are starting to take the place of humans on the battlefield.

 Some military and robotics experts have…
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 Perpetual
 Fear
 Impunity
 and Cycles of Violence in Zimbabwe
 Summary
 Methodology
 I.
 Background
 A History of
 Impunity
 Impunity in
 the Context of Elections
 II. Impunity
 and…
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 Without Suspicion
 Stop and Search
 under the Terrorism Act 2000
 Executive Summary
 Recommendations
 I. Background
 Introduction of the Terrorism Act 2000
 Growing Domestic Criticism.. 
 II. Section 44…
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  “No Questions Asked”
 Intelligence Cooperation with Countries that Torture 
 Executive Summary
 Background
 International Law on Torture
 The obligation to prevent and punish
 torture
 Torture material as evidence…
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 Deliberate
 Chaos
 Ongoing
 Human Rights Abuses in the Marange Diamond Fields of Zimbabwe
 Summary
 Methodology
 Human Rights
 in Marange
 Continuing
 Abuses: Forced Labor
 Private
 Firms and…
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 Sleight of Hand
 Repression of the Media and the Illusion of Reform in
 Zimbabwe
 I. Summary
 II.
 Recommendations
 To the
 Power-Sharing Government of Zimbabwe
 To South
 African President Jacob Zuma and…
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 Fast-Tracked Unfairness
 
 Detention
 and Denial of Women Asylum Seekers in the UK 
 I. Summary
 Methodology
 II.
 Recommendations
 III.
 Background
 The Standard
 Asylum Procedure
…
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 Cruel Britannia
 British
 Complicity in the Torture and Ill-treatment of Terror Suspects in Pakistan 
 Cruel Britannia
 Summary
 Key Recommendations
 The British government should:
 Methodology
 I. Background…