Mois : décembre 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 […]

Il est regrettable que les défenseurs des droits de l’homme et les journalistes risquent souvent d’être persécutés par leurs gouvernements. Ces personnes courageuses et dévouées étant souvent les experts en droits de l’homme à l’échelon national auxquels nous demandons de participer à nos collectes de données, il est très important que nous protégions leur identité […]