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Upper Chamber of Parliament Should Remove Stigmatizing Provision

A bill that would repeal parts of Bhutan’s penal code that criminalize same-sex conduct will be introduced in the upper house of Parliament this month. The lower house of Parliament voted in June 2019 to repeal two sections of the country’s 2004 criminal…
Tashi Tsheten, an LGBTQ activist from Bhutan.
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Drop Case Against ‘Samussuku’ Tshikonde for Insulting President

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Angolan activist Hitler “Samussuku” Tshikonde. @2018 Private
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March 2019

This submission highlights concerns about Angola’s compliance with its international human rights obligations since its previous Universal Periodic Reviews (UPR) in 2010 and 2014. The submission focuses on problems related to arbitrary arrest and…
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In Office a Year, President Lourenço Should Promote Justice


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President João Lourenço of Angola during the 10th BRICS Summit in Johannesburg, South Africa, July 26, 2018. © 2018 Vladimir Astapkovich / Sputnik via AP