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Newsletter | January – March 2024

Newsletter | January – March 2024

Newsletter | January – March 2024

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Highlights of our latest newsletter

UNIVERSAL HUMAN RIGHTS SYSTEM

– On January 22, 2024, the OHCHR released a country report on freedom of expression in Somalia, which documented the killing, harassment, intimidation, and arbitrary and unlawful arrests of journalists and media workers. The OHCHR recommended Somalia adapt its national legislation, comply with international human rights standards, and strengthen the protection of freedom of expression… read more

AFRICAN HUMAN RIGHTS SYSTEM

– On January 19, 2024, the ACHPR sent an urgent letter of appeal to President Tshisekedi of the Democratic Republic of Congo, urging an end to violence against indigenous Batwa members, who were displaced from their ancestral lands and attacked since the creation of the Khauzi-Biega National Park by Belgian authorities… read more

EUROPEAN HUMAN RIGHTS SYSTEM

– On February 20, 2024, the ECtHR decided in the case “Danileţ v. Romania” that the State was internationally responsible for the violation of the right to freedom of expression by sanctioning a judge for posts he made on Facebook concerning issues of public interest… read more

INTER-AMERICAN HUMAN RIGHTS SYSTEM

– On March 22, 2024, the IACtHR published the decision of the case “Viteri Ungaretti and others Vs. Ecuador” which declared the State was internationally responsible due to the victim´s arrest, remotion of his charge, and other reprisals due to the denunciation of alleged acts of corruption that occurred in the Armed Forces… read more