Turkey has suspended the European Convention on Human Rights, but what does that actually mean?
A remake of "Wannabe” by the Spice Girls, featuring women and girls across the world, is aiming to raise awareness for the SDGs and gender equality.
Ten athletes will make up the first-ever Olympic refugee team, and they will march under the Olympic flag.
Nazir Wakil, an eye doctor from Syria, charts his journey to Germany, and his new life there.
We as multinational employers know we cannot control laws or cultures within any country. But we can control our workplace. Beth Brooke-Marciniak of EY on the role businesses can play pos...
About 3 million children and 14 million women collect water in sub-Saharan Africa, increasing their risk of sexual abuse, disease and dropping out of school.
Patnaree Chankij is a 40-year-old maid who lives in Thailand and happens to be the mother of a pro-democracy activist. Her son has been campaigning peacefully against Thailand’s repressiv...
Asia’s ambitions can only be fulfilled if governments pay the same attention to human rights as they do to economic growth.
To coincide with the launch of the 2016 Global Slavery Index, here's a timeline of key events in the fight against modern slavery this century.
These are the human rights ranked most important by 7 European countries and the US.
Interrogation techniques should be based on brain and behavioral sciences.
The country has one of the highest child marriage rates in the world, with 48% of girls wed before they turn 18.
Attempts by some of the world’s biggest oil producers to freeze output ended without a deal on Sunday night, after Saudi Arabia insisted Iran should be part of any agreement.
The child marriage rate in Bangladesh drops by a third when girls are educated and taught job skills, according to a study.
We're still not doing enough to eradicate child labour, says Nina Smith.