Mes: diciembre 2018

The 2018 Brazilian Election Brazil is the latest country to be swept up by the international wave of far-right political success. On October 28th, Brazil elected the former military captain Jair Bolsonaro as its President; a major shift from the previous centrist government. With over 60,000 people slain in 2017, Brazil is already one of […]

We are absolutely delighted to announce that Human Rights Measurement Initiative co-founder Dr Susan Randolph’s work on measuring economic and social rights has won a prestigious international prize, the Grawemeyer Award for Ideas Improving World Order, given by the University of Louisville. Susan co-wrote the 2015 book Fulfilling Social and Economic Rights with her two colleagues, Sakiko […]

Es una triste realidad que los periodistas y defensores de los derechos humanos corran peligro de ser perseguidos por los gobiernos. Dado que estas personas valientes y dedicadas son a menudo los mismos expertos en derechos humanos en el país que les pedimos que participen en nuestra recopilación de datos, es realmente importante para nosotros […]