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Minority Voices Podcast May 2018: An interview with Daniel Kobei


Pakistan: Attack on the Interior Minister for blasphemy allegation


Kenya: Mbechot - access to clean water welcomed by Endorois


Morocco: Christian minority couple denied legal marriage now risking illegal pregnancy and receiving death threats


Pakistan: Christian and Hazara minorities under attack in Quetta


Algeria: Day care centre for Christian children in Kabylie closed by authorities


Iran: Refugees twice over: the migration of second-generation Afghans to Europe from Iran


Mauritanie: Communiqué - audience RABIAA ET SOEURS


Iraq: Sabean Mandeans in the spotlight


Turkey: ESU Statement regarding Syriac properties in the southeast region


Zimbabwe: Matabeleland Youths Demand International Tribunal for Gukurahundi Genocide Crimes


Guatemala: Indigenous women activists, a photostory


Rwanda: Being indigenous and disabled is double jeopardy


Bolivia: Sexta Comisión otorgó hoy al FILAC el Estatus de Observador de las Naciones Unidas, en una decisión histórica


ZIMBABWE POLICE BLOCK GUKURAHUNDI GENOCIDE MEMORIAL IN MATOBO


UK/Global: Indigenous leaders gather in London to highlight need to protect forests


Libye: La vente aux enchères de migrants noirs a suscité une profonde indignation internationale


Netherlands: Territories in Dispute Conference


Cameroun: Déclaration du RECODH sur la situation affectant les deux régions anglophones du Cameroun


Kiribati: A nation facing catastrophe - Kiribati and the threat of mass migration


Europe/Italy: New documentary - Opre Roma!


ZIMBABWE: PARLIAMENT FINALLY DEBATES NDEBELE TRIBAL MARGINALIZATION


Guatemala: New film - El futuro maya II


Rwanda: Organising for the future of Intwatwa


China: Repression at home, repatriation abroad: the predicament of Tibetans and Uyghurs


Mexico: Separated by climate change: indigenous migration from Chiapas to Mexico City


Zimbabwe: Government sends Riot Police to disrupt Inauguration of Ndebele King


Iraq: Trapped in a limbo - Iraq’s displaced minorities and the difficulties of return


Iraq: The situation in Sinjar and the north


Zimbabwe: Enact Legislation Criminalizing Gukurahundi Genocide Denial


Ukraine: Life in displacement for a Roma family in Kiev: a double bind of poverty and discrimination


Myanmar: The continued persecution of Rohingya


Sri Lanka: Condemning Attacks on Muslim Minority


Belize: Government undermines Maya traditional leaders


USA: Bringing communities together at a time of division: the work of Milenio in Portland, Oregon


Mauritania: Authorities stop US anti-slavery group from entering the country


Europe: Migration, minorities, integration and inclusion - new podcast


India: Systematic destruction of resources of Dalit Christian community


DRC: Batwa killed and injured in Kahuzi-Biega National Park.


Brazil: The displacement of Guarani Kaiowá in Mato Grosso do Sul


Zimbabwe: MATABELELAND NORTH AND SOUTH EXCLUDED FROM LOCAL GOVERNMENT BILL HEARINGS


TURKEY: REVERSE DECISION REGARDING SYRIAC PROPERTIES IN TURABDIN


Zimbabwe: President Mugabe threatens 'Gukurahundi'


Ukraine: Why education for Roma is key to integration


African Commission launches new principles on the Promotion of Human and Peoples’ Rights while Countering Terrorism in Africa


Kenya: Cattle raiding in Baringo County


Ukraine/Crimea: Rights of Non-Numerous Indigenous Peoples in Conditions of the Conflict of Crimea


Europe: EUROPEADA 2016 - Minorities, Culture, Friendship, Fair Play and Football


Ukraine/Crimea: Deportation of the Indigenous Crimean Tatar People as the Ongoing International Crime


Europe: Youth of European Nationalities helps to build a refugee-friendly and inclusive societies


Somalia: Somali minority groups excluded from benefits of development programmes


Iraq: The Genocide Against Mandaeans Continues


Kenya: My panty, my health, my dignity


Turkey: ESU presents Annual Report on Syriac people to European Commission


Iran: Ahwazi Student Beaten Unconscious By Iranian Regime Forces For Selling Flowers


Iran: Kurdish education forbidden


Iran: A letter to UN about human rights breach in North-Khorasan region


Iran stands top with over 1084 Executions in 2015


Bosnia and Herzegovina: Video stories on everyday challenges faced by Roma communities


Iran: Ahwazi workers once again targeted by the Iranian regime


Nigeria: The Ogoni film (working title)


Ukraine: A year without Ervin


Uganda: Cross-cultural encounters in the grazing lands of Karamoja


DRC: Mort d’un autochtone pygmee dans la prison du district police Rutshuru en province du nord-Kivu, a l’est de la RDC


Italy/Turkey: La causa dei popoli


Nigeria: Ethnic Minorities under Threat


United Kingdom: Racism in universities: 'There is a sense your face doesn't fit'


SWM 2015: Honduras - The Garifuna’s battle to protect their land from urban development on the ‘Banana Coast’


Zambia: Aba Twa, Dancers of the Gods


MRG and ACGRC calls on Armenia to adopt an anti-discrimination law


SWM 2015: USA - Detroit – rebuilding the city from the bottom up


Syria: ESU condemns heinous attack against civilians in Nzalin, Qamishli


Kenya: Indigenous Women and the LAPSSET Corridor in Laikipia and Isiolo counties


Central Asia: Russian-speaking population is leaving due to terrorist threat growth


India: My 98 days in detention; Illegally framed in a criminal case.


Iran: New 'I recognize Al-Ahwaz as an Arab State' media campaign gains 1,000 prominent Arab supporters within the first two days


Nepal: Indigenous languages on the verge of extinction


SWM 2015: Dubai - Everywhere but invisible – the continued marginalization of migrant construction workers


Tanzania: Maasai community video for advocacy


Dominican Republic: Interview with Rosa Iris Diendomi


SWM 2015: The San in southern Africa – adjusting to urbanization as a first people


Global: African History Month 365 Days Concepts


Nepal: How to save indigenous tongues from extinction


Kenya: Inspection panel faults World Bank for ‘noncompliance’ with own indigenous peoples and involuntary resettlement policies


Nigeria: Ogoni rights body condemns military invasion


Minorities in South Asia face widespread violence and discrimination, and governments fail to protect rights – new regional report on minority rights


Iraq/Syria: ESU Statement on International Day of Genocide Victims


Photo story: Peoples under Threat Global Rankings 2016 - 'Further mass migration inevitable'


Global: Intercultural - Raising awareness of the misinterpretation of nationalities living in modern day societies


Burundi: Les Swahilis du Burundi


Zimbabwe: Bulawayo residents unaware of their rights


USA: An Affirmation Poem Written For Minorities


SWM 2015: Rwanda - Promoting peace through sustainable urban development in Kigali


Republica Dominicana: Empoderamiento y cambio social a traves del teatro


Nepal: Madhesi youths launch initiative to combat discrimination in the Nepali media


SWM 2015: Bolivia - Promoting indigenous participation in Santa Cruz de la Sierra


SWM 2015: Libya - Hopes and fears in cities after the fall of Gaddafi


Guatemala's Maya community


Iran/EU: Massive Ahwazi demonstration in Brussels commemorates the 90th anniversary of the Iranian occupation of Al-Ahwaz


New MRG documentary/Pakistan: Shaheedo Tum Kahan Ho - a film about Pakistan's Hazara


Iran: Ahwazi Arabs forced to drink contaminated water amidst government river diversions


Nepal: VIDEO - The exclusion of indigenous people in political decisionmaking


MRG Podcast: January 2016


Africa/USA: Future "Big Africas"


SWM 2015: Poland - Remembering Warsaw’s Jewish community through heritage conservation


Iran: Outbreak of communicable diseases claim the lives of Ahwazi Arab prisoners


Nepal: Supreme Court directs Government to address issues of free participation of indigenous peoples in constitution-making process


Ukraine: Report on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples


Kenya: Is the new constitution a 'magic bullet' for challenges facing minorities?


SWM 2015: Israel/Palestine - Life in a divided city – one Palestinian community under threat in East Jerusalem


Iran: Regime forces shoot teenage Ahwazi boy dead for protecting his food stall


Philippines: Indigenous women express support for Andrea Rosal


Ethiopia/Kenya/South Sudan: African Dam Project Threatens Massive Armed Conflict, Human and Environmental Devastation


SWM 2015: Brazil - Preserving indigenous heritage in Rio de Janeiro


SWM 2014: Video report - Annual survey warns of severe consequences of ignoring global hate crime towards minorities and indigenous peoples


Nigeria: Amnesty to Boko-Haram, a misnomer


Minorities at the UN: Javed Anis, Urban and Rural Growth Academy Bhopal, India


SWM 2015: Mali - Cultural heritage as a vehicle for peace in Timbuktu


Georgia: More voices against intolerance needed


SWM 2015: Turkey - Little change, two decades on, for displaced Kurds


Iran: Report exposes widespread job discrimination exercised against Ahwazi Arab people


Israel: Adalah demands establishment of health clinic in Kohleh and Makhool villages in the Naqab


Iran: Enforced addiction to narcotics kills thousands of Ahwazi Arabs


Nepal: Muslims still being punished for 2004 hostage massacre


Chile: Watch a new trailer for a film on Easter Island's indigenous people


Minority Voices Podcast - March 2016


MRG Podcast: February 2016


Bangladesh: Hindus under threat


Yemen: From the Margin of Life, into the Heart of War


SWM 2015: China - Urbanizing the Trung – one of China’s smallest officially recognized minorities


SWM 2014: Countering racism in South American football


SWM 2015: Ukraine/Russian Federation - Deteriorating rights for Crimean Tatars under Russian rule


UN: Appointment of Special Rapporteur reflects important place of minority rights in UN system, MRG


Indonesia/Tanzania/Paraguay: How indigenous people can use the law to fight the takeover of their lands


Nepal: Indigenous people - still a long way to go


Kenya: Preparing for REDD in the Embobut Forest and forcing Sengwer People “into extinction”


Jordan: Bedouins, a lifestyle in disappearance


Morocco: The Threshold of the Desert


Pakistan: Celebration of Minorities' Day


SWM 2015: Kenya - Urban migration and the loss of traditional culture among Endorois youth


Minority Voices Podcast - August 2015


Philippines: KAMP condemns slay of Pablo survivor, IP rights defender


Kenya: Minority within the minority - The Ogiek in Narok. Photo story.


Syria: ESU condemns killing of Assyrian civilians from Khabour by Isis


Burma: Systematic sexual violence in ethnic areas, new report


Taiwan: Chairperson of Council of Indigenous Peoples interrogated in parliament


SWM 2014: The disturbing rise of hate speech against Koreans in Japan


Sri Lanka: Who is responsible for attacks on innocent Muslims in Aluthgama Town?


Egypt: Controversial laws regulating NGOs result in fines and imprisonment


Iran: Racial Discrimination Plagues the Lives of Millions of Ahwazi Arabs


Uganda: Local rights organisation deeply concerned about tension between Batwa and Bakiga and calls for immediate investigations of incidents of arson


Ireland: Support us to Disband the Artane Band


Bangladesh: SHAREE investigation finds rampant discrimination in allocation of Religious Affairs budget


Kenya: Being Maasai - Photo story


Nepal: Indigenous youth need support


SWM 2014: Hate speech and Saudi Arabia’s Shi’a minority


Egypt: TEDx talk - A Love-Hate Relationship with Revolution


Caribbean: GARIFUNA PEOPLE STILL FACING INJUSTICES IN THE COUNTRIES WHERE THEY LIVE


Bangladesh: the decline of a vibrant Bihari craft


Egypt: Christians victims of the growing Islamist non-Islamist divide; the urgent need for peace and reconciliation


SWM 2014: Drawing the line between hate speech and freedom of expression in Canada


Nepal: UN rights experts apprised of violation of rights of indigenous Pradhan Newars for construction of a mega business complex


Nepal: Indigenous women want recognition and equality


Nepal: Indigenous locals demand that development projects respect their rights


Kenya: Hindus urge Kenyatta to visit Kisumu Sikh Temple to show support


DRC: Congolese journalists learn to report on indigenous groups


Egypt: Copts of Wasta face unknown future


Tanzania: UN demands information from gov't on eviction of Maasai


Video: Minorities and indigenous peoples suffer more ill health - State of the World's Minorities and Indigenous Peoples 2013


Middle East: Rifugio, a new book about Christians of the Middle East


Kenya: The customary bylaws of the Chepkitale Ogiek of Mount Elgon


Egypt: Landmark verdict, judiciary repeals Presidential decree on demolition and renovation of churches


Belize: US Capital Energy and Government of Belize Taunt Supreme Court SATIIM file for Injunction


Burma: Press release by people forcibly relocated due to Myitsone Dam project


SWM 2014: Using radio as a tool for peace in Burundi


Nepal: Indigenous Magars submit memorandum against preparations to declare buffer zone around Dhorpatan Hunting Reserve


SWM 2015: Lebanon - The disappearance of Wadi Abu Jmil, Beirut’s Jewish district


Norway: Global indigenous preparatory conference underway in Alta


SWM 2014: Using the internet to pre-empt hate speech in Kyrgyzstan


Iran: Extreme poverty causes rise in suicide rates among Ahwazi Arabs


Kenya: Street theatre group release film promoting peace ahead of elections


The Manu Project: Building a 21st century queer totem for Auckland Pride


SWM 2014: Using street theatre to tackle discrimination in the Dominican Republic


Discrimination on religious grounds still persists in secular Nepal


SWM 2014: The dangers of living as an undocumented migrant in Morocco


SWM 2015: Mexico - Sexual violence against indigenous women in Ciudad Juárez


EU: We report back – Hungarian development official gives good tips to Poland and Cyprus on the EU Presidency


Philippines: Junk the EPIRA, VAT to suppress energy rate hikes-IP group


Iran/EU: Ahwazi mass demonstration in front of the European Parliament in Brussels


Proyección del documental “Say My Name” en Barcelona


Iran: Harrowing report reveals discrimination against Ahwazi Arab workers


EU: We report back - Cypriot development practitioner talks about their challenges prior to the Presidency


State of the World's Minorities and Indigenous Peoples 2014: Case studies


Nepal: Supreme Court decision on indigenous participation in constitution making process deferred again for 4 March


Zimbabwe: Matabeleland Youths Arrested for Demanding Fairness in Employment


Nepal: Is REDD+ indigenous-friendly?


Sri Lanka: Who will listen to our silent cry from the wilderness?


Iran: Ethnic cleansing and oppression practices of Iranian regime against Ahwazi Arab villages


Egypt: Part II - Minorities in the constitution draft, a step back


Indigenous Peoples and the UN: Triumphs & Tragedies


Bangladesh: Education on human rights for minority groups


India: Union Budget 2014-15 yet again belies expectations of Dalits, Adivasis


Iraq: One year on and thousands of Yazidis remain uprooted


EU/Iraq/Syria: Breakthrough EU resolution supporting Nineveh Plain Safe Haven


Egypt: International Religious Freedom Report welcomed


Nepal: Indigenous governing institutions form rights alliance


Iraq: Religion and identity


Armenia: Young minority leader preserves Yezidi identity and language


SWM 2015: Bulgaria - Segregated and excluded – the situation of Roma


Nepal: Supreme Court decision on participation of indigenous peoples in constitution making process deferred again for 4 April


SWM 2014: Addressing the vulnerability of South Africa’s migrant communities


India, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Nepal: Call for UN focus on Dalit women - MRG co-host event


Iraq: Ezidies after escaping from mass killing, rape and dying from dehydration


Lithuania: Obstacles to Roma Education in Kirtimai


Tanzania: Maasai Villagers Win Fight For Information about Land-Grabs and Forced Eviction


EU: We report back – Hungarian development practitioner gives good tips to development NGOs in Poland and Cyprus


SWM 2015: UK - Gentrification brings new challenges for Brixton’s minority communities


EU: We report back – Hungarian development official says water as a priority was a timely initiative during the Hungarian EU Presidency


Kenya: Campaign against harmful beading culture in Samburu communities


Europe: A bike ride to meet linguistic minorities


Iran: April 20 marked as the day of the Ahwazi revolution


Kenya: Speaking of Home - The Story of the Mount Elgon Ogiek


Nepal: Will Supreme Court decide to provide for participation of indigenous peoples in constitution making process through their freely chosen representatives?


EU: We report back - Lithuanian development official says media should inform the taxpayers about state development programmes


España: La exclusión de la comunidad gitana es 'alarmante y empeora con rapidez'


Egypt: Christian churches under attack in Minya


Egypt: Group denounces forced abduction and conversion of Coptic girls


SWM 2014: Taking steps to promote peace and reconciliation in West Africa


Cambodia: Indigenous groups recall painful past


Pakistan: Campaign for religious minorities in Balochistan


Burma: communal violence in Rakhine state


SWM 2014: Kenya/Tanzania - Defending land rights in the face of hate speech


Pakistan: The Christian Sweeper Community, Pakistan's Untouchables


Belize: The "bitter sweet" ruling of the Court of Appeal


EU: We report back – Hungarian MEP says human rights-based approach is crucial at both the policy and the programming level


Syria: Christians in the crossfire


Egypt: Promotion and protection of the identity of religious minorities


Pakistan: New Blasphemy Case is Registered


Burma: Despite the ceasefire, health care woes continue in south-east


Philippines: Cordilleran human rights worker gunned down in Ifugao


India: Dalit women face violence and barriers to justice


Cowboys vs. Indians in Nicaragua's 'Wild East'


EU: We report back - Hungarian development official says EU Presidency had a positive impact on development cooperation


Colombia: estudio sobre la comunidad de mineros de Buenos Aires, Cauca


Nepal: Time to honor the history of indigenous with the Federal Structure


EU: We report back - Lithuanian development official talks about Presidency priorities and the Lithuanian development cooperation


MRG film to be screened at Barcelona exhibition


SWM 2014: Understanding the dynamic of communal riots against Muslims in Muzaffarnagar and Shamli districts, Uttar Pradesh, India


Zimbabwe: Zanu PF targets San leaders


SWM 2014: Rising hostility against Bulgaria’s refugee population


Nepal: Muslim leader killed, community calls it a political murder


SWM 2014: Ukraine fails to address hate crime against migrants and other groups


Philippines: Not a 'mass grave,' Ligiw family slay are extrajudicial killings--IP group


Sri Lanka: The Forgotten People: 24 years of Forcible Eviction of Northern Muslims


EU: We report back – Polish development practitioner talks about the NGDO Platform’s Presidency project


Bangladesh: 95 percent Dalit cleaners lived in poverty


Bangladesh: Temples and residences of Hindu minority attacked in Rajganj of Begumganj


Lithuania: Nobody wants a 'gypsy' on their staff


MRG Podcast March 2014


Nepal: Bridging the Gap at the 20th International Day of the World's Indigenous People


Pakistan: Geneva event - debate on UN review


Fiji: Disputes over Chiefly status in the Ai iTaukei community


Pakistan: Karachi unrest, the role of the media and the courts


UK/India: Dalit Documentary Screening at East End Film Festival


Iran arrests, tortures and kills Ahwazi Arabs in new clampdown


Zimbabwe: Mthwakazi leaders' rights abused


MRG’s Carl Soderbergh addresses the 6th UN Forum on Minority Issues in Geneva


SWM 2014: The role of civil society in countering hate speech in Burma


Nouveau documentaire MRG/Mauritanie: Esclaves et discriminee: l'émancipation des femmes Haratines


Sri Lanka: Statement at 6th Session of the UN's Forum on Minority issues


Iran Fires 105 Ahwazi Workers


Turkey: European Syriac Union present annual report on Syriac to EU Commission


DRC: MRG's Head of Law visits Batwa communities


Nepal: Indigenous and local communities call on World Bank to seek alternatives for construction of Khimti-Dhalkebar 220 KV Transmission Line


Europe: Video - 20 years of the Office of the High Commissioner for Minorities


EU: We report back – Czech development practitioner says human rights-based approach is a lens to global issues


Philippines: Human Rights Superbody 'We will find no justice from the perpetrators'- indigenous peoples


Nigeria: Ogoni People give gov't 90-day ultimatum to implement UNEP report during celebrations to mark International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples


Italy: San Sperate (un)welcomes Roma


Cambodia: In remote Ratanakkiri province, resource exploitation puts pressure on indigenous communities


Maasai villagers turn to US courts for information on abusive evictions by US safari company


New report: Conflict Early Warning among the Somali, Turkana, Maasai, Samburu, Ogiek and Endorois Communities of Kenya


Burma: Ongoing Impunity, Continued Army Atrocities against Kachin People


DRC: Journée Internationale des Populations Autochtones


New MRG documentary film: 'Noun' - a film about the current challenges facing Iraqi Christians


Cambodia: Roza Dao speaks at the 6th UN Forum on Minority Issues in Geneva


VIDEO: Interviews with editor and author of MRG's State of the World's Minorities and Indigenous Peoples 2014


MRG at the UN: Minority women face increased risks in conflict


Vietnam: Taidam “paenk khwan” ceremony


Uganda: 'Batwa may be poor, but they have immense cultural wealth'


Burma: Leaked documents expose government complicity in persecution of Rohingya


Thailand: Karen woman fights for justice over husband’s disappearance


Iraq/Turkey: 15,000 Displaced Yezidis in Turkey seek mass exodus to EU through Bulgaria


35 videos documenting caste discrimination across India launched


EU: We report back – Kenyan activists explain the benefits of the human rights-based approach in practice


MRG Podcast: May 2013


Pakistan: Let Her Rest in Peace – A Hindu Girl Buried in a Muslim Graveyard


Pakistan: Religious minorities must be rendered equal


SWM 2014: The impact of violence on communities in Boma Sub-County, South Sudan


EU: We report back – Hungarian development official says human rights-based programming can make development cooperation more sustainable


Cambodia: Lao minority fight to retain their language


Nepal: Muslim leaders form alliance to press demands


Cameroon: UN experts on minorities and indigenous peoples concerned about destruction of pastoralist homes


Syria: Fears for ancient Christian communities continue


India: West Pakistan refugees stateless even after 65 years of Independence


Pakistan: Access to water key to development


Syria: New report on right to self-determination of Kurds


Burma: Resource development fuels ethnic conflict


Syria: Map of Western (Syrian) Kurdistan


From Cardiff to Los Angeles through a documentary


Thailand: Documentary film - jungle dwelling indigenous community threatened by influx of 'outsiders'


Ukraine: Crimean Tatars are being neglected


Egypt: Minorities show unity at crucial conference


Bosnia: Listen to an interview with Sheri Rosenburg on Minority Rights and the Principles of International Intervention


Lithuania's Roma - stateless and excluded


India: Kuki State Demand Committee launch "Quit Kuki Land" Movement


Iran: Cancer cases rising at an alarming pace in Al-Ahwaz


Egypt: Nubian community health support systems


Iraq: We remember the martyrs of Simele massacre in August 1933


MRG Podcast: October 2011


EU: We report back – Hungarian Parliamentarian says charity is a thing of the past


Kenya: National park to be created on Samburu land without their consent


Under Media Blackout 12 Arab farmers Killed by Iranian Forces in Swiseh village


Mauritius: Creole Chief Inspector challenges law preventing police officers joining union


State of the World's Minorities and Indigenous Peoples 2013: Case studies


Georgia: Photo exhibition highlights fragile Dukhobor culture


SWM 2015: Bulgaria/Hungary - Strategic Litigation for the Housing Rights of Informal Dwellers


Indonesia: Soldiers use live fire, make mass arrests at Papua rally


VIDEO: Speaking out for minority women in Somalia


SWM 2015: Hungary - How the redevelopment of Józsefváros is pushing out Budapest’s minorities


Cameroon: violent repression against the Mbororo


Philippines: Bajao Community in the Aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan


Burma: Regime's land grabs disrupt lives in minority communities


Mauritania: Video - Haratine women of 'slave caste' perform traditional song


MRG Podcast: September 2011


Syria: Assyrian villages in Khabour, Syria under ISIS attack


EU: We report back - Lithuanian development practitioner says media could play an active role in the promotion of development issues


Indonesia: local governments pass laws discriminating against the Ahmadiyah community


Nepal: expert panel best guarantees IPs rights in new constitution


Nepal: Indigenous Tharus in the east mark their win over Regional Waste Management Project


Nigeria: Genocide in Plateau state


Philippines: Police, security push protesters from mining conference


Jamaica/Global: Marcus Garvey's Legacy


Italy: Afraid of enjoying their rights: eviction of the Roma in Cagliari


Nepal: Overfishing destroys minority community's livelihood


Minorities at the UN: Couples in inter-caste marriages face rampant discrimination in Nepal


Philippines: Lumad village suffers third forced evacuation in 5 months


Cambodia: Proposed NGO law will threaten advocates from minority, indigenous communities


Guyana: Court ruling violates indigenous peoples' rights


Colombia: Short film on the exploitation of natural resources, conflict and displacement


Minorities at the UN: The socio-economic empowerment of women in Kenya


Colombia: Interview with Dr Andy Higginbottom on the links between mining, militarisation and displacement


MRG Podcast: November 2011


DRC: Les Populations Autochtones Pygmees Faces Au Processus Electoral En RD Congo


Pakistan: Representation of Religious Minorities in Print media


Sri Lanka: villagers denied right to return home


Kenya: Forceful evictions of Maasai from Narasha a recipe for ethnic clashes


State of the World's Minorities and Indigenous Peoples 2013: Interview with MRG Director of Policy and Communications


Pakistan: UN review - Urgent protection needed for minorities


EU: We report back – Hungarian development official says transition experience is an added value of the New Member States to development


Costa Rica: Final Declaration of the First World Conference on Afrodescendant Youth


Georgia: Bishop Rusudan Gotsiridze speaks at the 6th UN Forum on Minority Issues


EU: We report back – Journalists say media in the New Member States are inward-looking


Iraq: MRG's Head of Conflict Prevention speaks on situation of ethnic minorities and religious groups at the European Parliament


Mauritanie: La blessure de l'esclavage


SWM 2015: Resilience despite adversity – adapting indigenous communities to climate change in the Pacific region


Burma: Continued fighting causes human rights abuses and health concerns in non-ceasefire areas


Minorities at the UN: Effective participation of Dalit women in India's economic life


Philippines: Blaan family massacred, IP killings rise to 28


Philippines: Violations against indigenous peoples soar under Aquino administration, rights groups claim


Botswana: Bushmen face imminent eviction for ‘wildlife corridor’


Egypt: Copts face discrimination & violence in aftermath of coup


SWM 2014: The unequal application of hate crime legislation in Hungary


Burma: Children in Thai refugee camps face few prospects


Where is the dignity of Burma?


DRC/Australia: 'Still a Pygmy'


Sri Lanka: Indian Tamils - A fertilizer for the economic well-being of the country


Hungary: Roma children arbitrarily separated from families


Philippines: Military actions will sustain pangayaw in SMI-Xstrata mine site


Zimbabwe: San elders make anti-discrimination case before minister, receive children's learning materials in symbolic act


Sri Lanka: Arrest and abduction of human rights activist - No progress in investigations


Democratic Republic of Congo: Forest Peoples Programme launches pioneering book on indigenous peoples free, prior and informed consent


Minority Voices Podcast - April 2015


Belize: EIA 'consultation' neither free nor fair


Uganda: School feeding program increasing Batwa pupil enrollment


Mass protests in India to reclaim Dalit budgetary rights


Namibia: Himba people protest against dam and attempted bribery


Burma: Stateless Rohingya Children are deprived of Education at Home and Diaspora


Pakistan: Photo story - the daily life of Christian workers


Libya: Amazigh freely celebrate New Year for only second time in centuries


Vietnam: weekly market attracts minorities from the culturally diverse north


Egypt: National Security Department’s actions heighten tension between religious groups


Iran: Deadly sewage threatens millions of Ahwaz Arab people


Colombia: San Juan community assert their rights


SWM 2015: Somalia - Minorities on the margins of Mogadishu


Vietnam: The “xain sub kher” ceremony of Taidam people


Ensuring minority rights in Nepal's new constitution


EU: We report back – Polish development official argues for the inclusion of beneficiaries in development programmes


SWM 2015: Thailand - Promoting a more inclusive tourism industry for Chiang Mai’s hill tribes


Peoples under Threat 2013: podcast on religious minorities in Pakistan


EU: We report back – Polish development official talks about Presidency priorities


Syria: Call for the European Union and the international community to protect minorities and the democratic movement


Bangladesh, Chittagong Hill Tracts: We are Indigenous not 'Bengali'


Philippines: Tumandok people march against Jalaur Dam


Egypt: Coptic community prepares for coming parliamentary elections


Cameroon: Participation of Minorities in 2013 Elections


Georgia: Armenian political prisoners Armen Gevorgyan and Ruben Shekoyan released from prison


India/Burma: Hopeful Chins Look to Don Bosco Ashayalam to be a Saving Grace


UK: Chagossians protest MPA outside UK Court of Appeal


EU: We report back – Development expert says human rights-based approach can be an effective tool to development in the hands of the New Member States


MRG Podcast February 2014


Philippines: Indigenous people's group alarmed at rising human rights violations


Colombia: Interview with Hollman Morris, director of MRG documentary 'Suarez Gold'


MRG Podcast: June 2011


Tanzania: October cyclical drought should not catch government unaware


MRG Podcast: February 2012


State of the World's Minorities and Indigenous Peoples 2015 - focus on cities: Case studies


Malaysian police raid AIDS fundraiser at a church


Egypt: Liberate the emirate of Delga


EU: We report back – Polish development practitioner says NGOs could be champions in the implementation of the rights-based approach


Zimbabwe: Helping minority youth find a political voice


Egypt: Three Churches Pray for Abducted Minor Christian Girls


Colombia: Strengthening Afro-descendant Community Councils, part I


Kenya: Stop forced eviction of indigenous Sengwer/Cherangany people


Burma: Network calls for action for rivers


Iran: Repressive Regime to Expand its Prisons in Ahwaz


Botswana: Government plans to cut off social services to induce indigenous Basarwa out of Ranyane Settlement, leaked confidential report


Canada: Racism Reborn


Belize: Maya People Return to Supreme Court for Protection


China: Maternal deaths remain high for ethnic minorities


EU: We report back – Development officials from DfID and SIDA says human rights and development are interconnected


Nepal: New report on protecting minority rights in federal systems


Peru: ¡Aquí estamos! Niñas, niños y adolescentes afroperuanos


Liberia: Land reforms must learn from and protect communities' customary land and resource rights, urge Grand Cape Mount communities in new report


Philippines: Indigenous peoples condemn military harassment of UP students


Minorities speak at the UN: Kenya


Nepal: UN welcomes new law on caste-based discrimination


Phillipines: Indigenous peoples denounce rape of minors in Benguet, demand military pullout in all indigenous communities


Burma: Army commander’s wife violates rights of ethnic minority soldiers’ wives


Moldova: Using the UN Declaration on Minorities to combat intolerance


India: Mass mobilisation to urge government to implement Special Component Plan and Tribal Sub Plan


Video: Interview with Professor Heiner Bielefeldt, UN Special Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief


Bangladesh: A hard life in the camps for Urdu speaking minority


Guatemala: Stove project to improve cooking methods


Nigeria: Ogoni people hail London court ruling against Shell


India: Scavengers’ march sends message of hope


Pakistan: Human Rights Commission of Pakistan releases State of Human Rights in 2012 Report


Bosnia and Herzegovina: Village of the Forgotten Widows


República Dominicana: Estado admite su desacato de la Sentencia de la Corte IDH en Yean y Bosico


Le invitamos a la presentación de una película sobre discriminación en África y el Caribe


Democratic Republic of Congo: Indigenous organizations call for humanitarian assistance for displaced Batwa people


USA/Africa: A Farewell To Elombe Brath


Iran: Azeris protest against dams and government neglect


Colombia: Strengthening Afro-descendant Community Councils, part II


SWM 2015: Philippines - Supporting indigenous livelihoods in Baguio city


Injustices with minorities in flood relief in Pakistan


Global: European Parliament urges the EU to fight caste discrimination


Tanzania: Maasai Women Taking Bold Stance to Protect Land Rights


Thailand: Migrant workers exploited amid floods, rights groups warn


Kenya: Fishermen abducted by Ethiopian militia


Ethiopia: Foreign aid must not support oppression in the Horn of Africa


Syria/Iraq/Lebanon: The Forgotten Genocide - new report from A Demand for Action


New report: 2011 a turbulent year for Iran's Ahwaz


Minorities speak at the UN: Kyrgyzstan


Cambodia: Communal land titles awarded, but indigenous land remains under threat


Egypt: forceful relocation of Christians from Rafah, Sinai


Burma: Mega-dams to impact thousands


Police crackdown on Human Rights defenders in Malaysia


Iran: Baha’i educational programme targeted in raids


Minorities speak at the UN: Georgia


Bangladesh: An indigenous Jummo girl child is raped and brutally killed by settler Bengali


Interviews with activists: Johanne Ongbenok, Director of FONDAF, Cameroon


Iran: The weapon of forced displacement against the indigenous Ahwazi Arabs


New report: Dynamics of conflicts in Kenya's Mau Forest Complex, towards an early warning system


African Canadians: Navigating the Ontario justice system & rebuilding young lives


Minorities speak at the UN: Uganda


State of the World's Minorities and Indigenous Peoples 2013: Interview with South Asia author


Pakistani schools portray Hindus, minorities negatively: US study


Malaysia: The road to Murum dam


India: Rehabilitation drive for manual scavengers


Ahwazi Refugees plight in Al-Waleed camp


Israel's Bedouin Arabs at risk: the Prawer plan


Turkey: Dam deluge for Kurds


Afro-Colombian women defend their heritage


Minorities at the UN: Improve access to early childhood services for Roma in Europe


India: Gita's Story


Mauritius: New group denounces discrimination against Creoles


Namibia: UN Envoy says minorities and indigenous peoples crave inclusion


Nepal: launch of 100 day campaign against caste discrimination and untouchability


Burma: Interview with Salai Za Uk Ling, an activist with the Chin Human Rights Organization


Philippines: indigenous activist killed in the latest of a series of deadly attacks


Burma: Kachin group slams China’s new CSR report on Myitsone dam


Australia: Aborigines halt Rio Tinto mining project


Somalia, Kenya, USA: In Nairobi Neighborhood, Somali Refugees Dream of a New Life in Seattle


Kenya: MRG's Head of Law addresses Ogiek about pending legal case


New report: The effect of conflict on the Ik minority in Uganda


Argentina: MRG report on health launched at UNICEF event


Kenya: MRG's Head of Law visits Endorois community in the Rift Valley


Colombia: Community Councils bring real and lasting benefits for african descendants


Philippines: indigenous peoples, environmentalists ejected from mining conference


Iran: Repression of Azerbaijani-Turkish community intensifies as presidential election approaches


Egypt: Copts "exposed to daily assaults" says Chairman of rights group


SWM 2015: India - Discrimination against Dalit women in Ahmedabad


Pakistan: Religious diversity must for peace, development


India: Anti-corruption movement excludes minorities


Sri Lanka: The Price of Tea - campaign video supporting Tamil tea pickers


A poem from Iran: Al Ahwaz, it shall be free


India: Dongria Kondh take mining battle to Supreme Court


Iran: Mayor Fires 400 Ahwazi Workers


MRG Podcast: January 2012


Africa: Civil society representatives across Africa root for pro-poor land policies


Philippines: Youth indigenous leader tortured and killed


Philippines: Indigenous groups condemn slaying of prominent activist


South Asia: Dalit women voice concerns at the UN Forum on Minority Issues


Can minority and indigenous women benefit from international agreements?


Kenya: MRG Street Theatre Programme spreads messages of peace


Colombia: Defeating Invisibility - Landscapes of Violence and Human Rights Violations Against Afro-descendant Women


New report: Preventing Conflict in Karamoja, Uganda


Namibia: 1000 Himba and Zemba protest again against dam and human rights violations


India: Arbitrary arrest of Christian human rights defender


Kenya's fisherwomen helping themselves out of poverty


Kenya: An Ogiek woman's journey to liberation


Vietnamese and Thai authorities blocked launch of human rights report


Egypt: Criminal court sentences whole Christian family to hard labour


Egypt: International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances


India: Dalit homes destroyed without warning by Delhi authorities


Philippines: ‘Oplan Bayanihan’ blamed for spate of human rights violations on indigenous peoples


Georgia: Armenian political prisoners Vahagn Chakhalyan released from prison


SWM 2014: Countering hate content in Pakistan's school textbooks


SWM 2014: Tackling Islamophobia in the United Kingdom


Iran: Torture, Imprisonment and Summary Execution for Ahwazi Arabs


Phillipines: ‘Where is your title?’ asked NCIP Commissioner to protesting IPs


China pressured Cambodia to deport Uighur refugees: Wikileaks


Cameroon: The trial of Musa Usman Ndamba - further evidence of discrimination against the indigenous Mbororo community


India: Communal violence against Muslim minority in Madhya Pradesh


Cambodia: Indigenous women face pressure at the forefront of land rights advocacy


Honduras: Preserving native Bay Island culture and involving youth on Roatan Island


SWM 2014: Legislating against and countering hate speech in East Africa


MRG Event: Business, natural resources and minority rights


Demolition of Armenian Church’s bell tower in Tbilisi, Georgia


Guatemala: Edgar Pérez - Genocide and justice


Bangladesh: Minority Hindu girls raise their hands


Cameroun: La situation des minorités Montagnardes


Pakistan's leaders promise equal rights for minorities


UK/India: UPR reviews at the UN, time to act on caste discrimination


South Sudan: Civil society organisations call for urgent intervention as humanitarian crisis looms in Boma


Nepal: More violence sparked by inter-caste marriage


UK/Mauritania/Global: Actress and writer Meera Syal supports Minority Rights Group BBC Radio 4 appeal


Chile: Easter Islands, silent genocide


MRG Podcast: August 2011


India: Land and life lost in Bihar


South Sudan: Interview with Paul Oleyo Longony, Boma Community Initiative


Iran: Alarming statistics of increasing cancer in Ahwaz region linked to air pollution


India: Kuki blockade Manipur highways in last ditch attempt to force government to dialogue


Suriname: Saramaka win case in human rights court


Philippines: Indigenous peoples wary over new mining policy


Minorities at the UN: Crimean Tatar women face unemployment and discrimination in Ukraine


Nepal: Feminist Dalit Organisation celebrate International Women's Day


Interviews with activists: Patrick Kensenhuis, Member of The National Assembly of the Republic of Suriname


India: Dalit women trained on advocacy


Nepal: impunity for perpetrators of communal violence


Burma: Military targeting civilians in Kachin State


Sudan: Correction - Intisar Sharif Abdulla still in custody


Kenya/Ethiopia: Conflict between Kenya’s Turkana fishermen and Ethiopia’s Dassanech peoples causing humanitarian crisis


Voices of Pakistani Christians and Sikhs


SWM 2014: Vietnam: raising awareness and challenging prejudice in the media


URGENT PRESS RELEASE:RADIO BIAFRA LONDON BROADCAST TIME IS NOW 9PM NIGERIAN TIME


Cameroon: Anti-'Pygmy' and Mbororo Hate Campaign on DBS TV


Kenya: Photo story - Maasai forced from homes by power project in Hell's Gate National Park


DRC: Buela community at a disadvantage


Philippines: Indigenous Peoples group slams DOJ dismissal on ‘Capion massacre’


Southern Africa: San Peoples sign common rights declaration


Yemen: Al-Akhdam face brutal oppression


Pioneering use of street theatre to tackle prejudice in Rwanda


Sri Lanka: laws fail to protect minorities


Turkey: Life without hope is no life (stories of Christian Syriac/Assyrian/Chaldean refugees)


Palestine: Interview with Professor Mazin Qumsiyeh, human rights activist


Colombia: nuevo documental - Hacienda Cañasgordas: Arqueología del Relato


Israel: Interview with Hanan Al Sanah, a Bedouin womens' rights activist


Nepal: Dalit girls' education suffers due to late start at school


Vietnam: New wave of arrests for religious activists


India: Warrant issued for police officer who removed turban


India: Dalits demand land rights in Bihar


Cameroon: Justice for victims of powerful commercial landowner


Cambodia: in advance of Khmer Rouge trial, a new book detailing Cham women's experiences under the regime


Sri Lanka: Buddhist extremists attack innocent Muslims


Iran: Four Ahwazi Human Rights Activists Arrested for Organising Arabic Cultural Activities


Ethiopia: Outrage as World Bank funds power lines linked to controversial dam


Cameroon: Mbororos petition government over delay to implement commission findings


Argentina: Radio programme on the Barlovento Group


Bangladesh: Dalits demand adequate housing


China: Tibetans stop mining on sacred mountain


SWM 2015: Kyrgyzstan - Life as a migrant in Bishkek – a Tatar women tells her story


MATERNAL AND CHILD HEALTH IN PERU


Bangladeshi government blocks EU-funded anti-torture project


Burma: International support needed to protect Rohingyas from persecution


Iran uses intimidation to deter Arab protests


Burma: Dams feed ethnic conflict


Sudan: Intisar Sharif Abdullah walks free, MRG letter to Minister of Justice in Khartoum


Iran: New wave of demonstrations in Iranian Azerbaijan suppressed by riot police


Kenya: In politics there are no permanent enemies, only permanent promises


Nepalese Minority Groups; Struggle for Identity & Representation


Peru: Afro-Peruvians submit report to UN human rights committee


Minorities speak at the UN: India


Nepal: activists call for Dalit rights to be enshrined in new constitution


Rwanda: Afisa's story - looking forward to a bright future


Kenya: Songs, drama, artifact exhibition colour Ogiek community cultural day


Turkey: Refugee camp for Syrian Christians in Turkey sparks controversy


India: Photo story – Marginalised Sidi community rebuilds a lost cultural identity


Minorities at the UN: Eradicate racism towards Afro-Latinas in Latin America


India: Community groups campaign for religious freedom


Kenya: The impact of land-grabbing, displacement and discrimination on health


Argentina: Radio Programme on African-descendant self-recognition in the Americas


Argentina: Programa Radial sobre la Legitimización de las tierras Mocovies


UK: Dale Farm residents resist controversial eviction by Basildon Council


New - full version of MRG documentary : A Journey to Imja Lake - Climate Change in the land of the Sherpa


SWM 2014: Action against untouchability in Bangladesh


Philippines: KAMP calls for justice over Lumad killing


SWM 2014: The experience of Central Asian migrants in Moscow, Russia


Papua New Guinea: Police raids around Porgera gold mine


China digs in across conflict-ridden Burma to access oil and gas


Chile: Anti-terror law used against Mapuche activists


India: Why Dalits and Minorities fear Freedom Struggle


Minorities at the UN: Guarantee the rights of minority women in Kyrgyzstan


Mauritania: Interview with lawyer Me Elid Mohameden


Philippines: legal changes needed to address inequality of Muslim women


UK/Nigeria: Stop gay Biafran activist Joshua Odeke from being forcibly deported on 7 June


Libya: Tafsweet Amazigh cultural festival in Jadoo


Philippines: Northern folk barrage mining companies in the Metro


Zimbabwe: San people forced to abandon their homes in search of water


India: Mining, conflict and Adivasis


Cameroon: Ethnic minorities petition Biya over marginalisation


Panama: Afropanamanian Newsletter October 2011


China: Hard times for nomads in Tibet


MRG Podcast: May 2011


Iraq: Christian remembers brutal attack on Baghdad church


Africa: New land grabs exposed. Asian palm oil companies run into trouble


New Video: Peoples under Threat 2014 - interview with MRG Executive Director


UK/Nigeria: London Igbos march in protest against killings committed by Boko Haram


Ecuador: Indigenous justice and Ecuadorian state laws. Interview with Ecuadorian lawyer Mercedes Zambrano


Pakistan: Arooj Khalid addresses the UN Forum on Minority Issues in Geneva


Event: Brussels screening of new MRG film on discrimination in Africa and the Caribbean


Israel: Uphold the right to land and decent living for Bedouins in the Naqab


Uganda: Meet the first Mutwa graduate


Minority Voices Podcast: September 2014


Belize: Photo story - Oil drilling on Maya and Garifuna land


Philippines' indigenous groups protest mining exploration on ancestral lands


Burma: Drug use and rights abuses in Burma's ethnic areas out of control


Tanzania: Government unrelenting on parceling out Maasai land in Loliondo


MRG talk: Land Grabbing and Indigenous Peoples’ Rights


Afghanistan: Interview with Hazara activist Fakhria Ibrahimi


Kenya: Flood hits Maasai land again


Hungary: Halmaj under water


Minorities at the UN: Protect the rights of Kurdish women in Turkey


Interviews with activists: Ahamat Molikini says Tibu minority still face oppression in post-Arab Spring Libya


Bolivia: Traditional healers and climate change


Young Journalist Award runner up: Human rights repression in Western Sahara


A Journey to Imja Lake: Climate change in the land of the Sherpa


Indigenous Chichewa dictionary launched in Malawi


Botswana: Diamonds bring no benefits to Basarwa


Namibia: German GIZ directly engaged with dispossessing indigenous peoples of their lands and territories


Colombia: Un poema sobre la solidaridad entre los pueblos


Colombia: Ruta Pacífica rechaza acciones guerreristas contra organizaciones de mujeres y defensoras de Derechos Humanos


Minorities at the UN: Ensure Dalit women's political participation in India


Madagascar: Rio Tinto’s history of human rights abuses


State of the World's Minorities and Indigenous Peoples 2012


Panama: Current reality and key concerns of the Afro-Panamanian population


Thailand: Annual festival supports hill tribe communities' education


Bangladesh: Rohingya refugees suffer from lack of documentation


Europe: Corporate abuse flows along BP’s oil pipeline


Foreign investment threatens Burma's ethnic minorities: report


India: Gauri's story


India: Discrimination against Dalits still rife in Madhya Pradesh village


MRG Podcast: March 2011


Dominican Republic: Marginalized, harrassed and criminalized


MRG Podcast: April 2011


Cambodia: Bilingual education offers opportunities to indigenous communities


Uganda: Land injustice for the Basongora


South East Asia: The campaign against destructive palm oil


Pakistan: Study shows Christians in Lahore lag behind in education, employment


Kenya: minority and indigenous women face multiple discrimination


Iraq/Kuwait: Kuwaiti family faces discrimination


Al-Ahwaz: Iran's best-kept dirty secret


Russia: Indigenous health care system in the remote areas of the north


Sudan: Urgent action - 20 year old Intisar Sharif Abdulla sentenced to death by stoning


Photo story: Peoples under Threat 2014


India: Dalit Christians in search for justice


Egypt: Al Kalema Centre condemns attacks against Anba Beshouy monastery


Guatemala: Interview with Isabel Turuy Patzan, Representative of the 12 Communities in Resistance


Iran: River diversion dries up Ahwazi Arab land


Gabon: Mining, dams and repression


SYRIAC MEMBERS CAPTURED IN SYRIA


India: Dalits unable to access government disaster relief programs


Bangladesh: Religious minorities (Hindu, Christian, Buddhist) must be counted in census if elections are to be fair


Uganda: Batwa – sexual violence and lack of health care spreads HIV/AIDS


Government of Kenya given ultimatum to resolve Mau Narok land issue


MRG Podcast: February 2011


Colombia: Land rights defenders remain under threat


Iraq: Violence against minority women is rife and poorly addressed


Pakistan: Religious Minority Rights; challenges for a new Government in Islamabad


Thailand: Indigenous people penalised for carrying out traditional practices


Cambodia: A member of the S'aoch minority tells a story in his language


Russia: Reindeer herders seek deal with energy giants


Cattle rustling in South Sudan


Burma: conflict leads to spike in trafficking of Palaung minority


MEPs: The EU must act now to help end one of the biggest human rights issues in the world


Human Rights Day Celebration in Ndugulu, Kenya


Russia: Coal smog settles over Siberia


Cambodia must provide citizenship to Khmer Krom refugees: human rights group


Burma: Foreign investment is a catalyst for conflict


Christian and Sikh minorities in Pakistan


Nepal: Dalits hope their true numbers will be revealed in census


A scientist discusses glacial retreat in the Himalayas


Russia: Sakha protest mining rush in Siberia


Minorities at the UN: Improve education for minorities in Zimbabwe


Malaysia: Possible crackdown on marginalised Indians


India: Adivasis fight mega-dams


Namibia: Protest by Himba and Zemba Indigenous Peoples


Interviews with activists: Sidney Francis, President of the Central American Black Organization


Iran: The oppression of Ahwazi Arab people in Al-Ahwaz


SWM 2014: Photo story


Kenya: Endorois Traditional Song


Young Journalist Award runner up: A grassroots revolution


EU: EC representative discusses the role of EC delegations on the ground


Cambodian indigenous group threatened by rubber company


Uganda: Batwa Sounds


Asia: Farah Mihlar and Samia Khan discuss conflicting interests within minority communities


The situation in the Syrian Kurdish areas worsens


Pakistan: Small ideas brought benefit to poorer communities in Pakistan


The situation of Sri Lanka’s northern Tamils three years after the war


Support the peaceful demonstrators in Syria


Kenya&EU: Maasai activist compares financing procedures of USAID and EC funds


MRG Podcast: October 2010


Philippines: Indigenous peoples condemn killing of Margarito Cabal


Kenya&EU: Maasai activist advocates for participation in EU development projects


Bangladesh: Government closes down project for human rights defenders


Tanzania: Pastoralists face famine as effects of drought are worsened by government neglect


Minorities at the UN: Uyghur women face severe rights violations in China


Argentina: 2010 Census - Successful or not?


Somalia: testimonies of violence from minority women


Interviews with Activists: Ann Sintoyia Tome and Mariamu Ntausian Lekisemon on right to education of Maasai girls in Kenya


Kenya&EU: Maasai activits and EC representative discuss EC


Mauritania: Why do Haratine women still live in slavery?


MRG photo story: Uncertain future for Israel's indigenous Bedouin


Canada: Interview with Chief Wilton Littlechild


Photo story: Inside Egypt's Revolution


Kenya: Beads of Bondage - How beads are used to ‘book’ Samburu girls into sexual relationships


Activists call for end to violence against the world’s ‘untouchable’ women


Nepal: Killing underscores persistent problem of inter-caste discrimination


EU: Minority Voices - a community-based media initiative


Young Journalist Award runner up: Street racing queen of Ramallah


Sri Lanka: Women From The North And East Call For Real Peace, Justice And Accountability


Libya: Amazigh demand equality and respect


Syria in change - Solution for the Kurdish issue


Iran: Deliberate 'linguicide' of Arabic language in Al-Ahwaz


Cambodia: forum seeks ways to address marginalization of indigenous peoples


San Andres, Colombia - We stay with nothing


Kenya: Obstetric fistula – a preventable but deadly condition for mothers in sub-Saharan Africa


Interviews with Activists: Rorian Cherono on the Ogiek of Kenya


Interviews with Activists: Yaseen Ibrahim and Jamia Abdur-Raheem on Nubians in Kenya


Pakistan’s Dalits denied flood relief because of caste discrimination


Photo story: a trip to El Carmen, the cradle of Afro-Peruvian culture


Malaysia: Indigenous groups contest mega-dams in Sarawak


Kenya: What the Constitutional Court’s ruling on boundaries and electoral areas means for minority communities


India: Affirmative action is needed to improve schooling and employment opportunities for Dalits


MRG Podcast: November 2010


Kenya/Ethiopia: Escalation of border conflict between ethnic communities


Interview: ethnic tensions, cattle raiding in Sudan


Pakistan's Christian Leader Buried In His Native Village


Kenya&EU: Maasai activist says access is limited to EC delegations in Kenya


MRG Podcast: December 2010


Laos: Minority Hmong may be held at abusive detention centre, rights watchdog says


Kyrgyzstan: Sexual and gender-based violence


Ethiopia: Land grabs fuel violence in Gambella


Ecuador: One indigenous woman’s perspective on discrimination in the health system


Hungary: Cicsero - the story of a Roma news agency


New report: Urgent measures needed to protect all ethnic groups after recent South Sudan attacks, MRG


New Report: Inter-community conflict in Jonglei State, South Sudan


Syria: Kurds killed, abducted and subject to surveillance by security forces


40 Years Protecting Minorities


Sri Lanka: Improve protection for women migrant workers


Full length documentary from MRG and Hollman Morris: Suárez Gold - Afro-Colombian miners defending their heritage


Ethiopia/UK: Oromo rally in London


Malawi to celebrate World Mother Language Day


MRG at the UN Forum on Minority Issues


Minority religious places of worship Malaysia


Syria: Between The Barbed Wire


Mauritius: Poverty and exclusion in an ethnically-plural society, new study


Adivasis of Bangladesh: a year of broken promises


India: Power of participation - women’s groups dramatically improve health for Adivasi mothers and newborns in eastern India


Cambodia: Evictions from around the Boeung Kak Lake


Interviews with Activists: Ann Sintoyia Tome and Mariamu Ntausian Lekisemon on oppression of Maasai women in Kenya


Oromo Refugees trapped in Libya with nowhere to turn


Peoples under Threat 2013 photo story: Risk of mass killing reaches critical level in Africa and the Middle East


Interviews with Activists: Daozhang Ng Chek and K Shanmuga on Muslims in Malaysia


MRG Documentary Film: Say My Name - using street theatre to combat discrimination in Rwanda, Botswana, Dominican Republic and Kenya


EU: New member states of the EU need to open up to developing countries


Peru: Addressing the needs of marginalized communities in policy formulation and programming


Kenya: Endorois activist says women's rights need to be fulfilled


India: Raising awareness about India’s Prevention of Atrocities Act among Dalits is a key issue to give meaning to the law


Egypt: A Step Back for Minorities in New Draft Constitution?


Film: State of the World's Minorities and Indigenous Peoples 2012


Meet the Activists: Esther Somoire


Ethiopia: Forced displacement and ‘villagization'


Religious minority activists in Malaysia discuss problems facing their communities


Interviews with Activists: Thomas Philips on religious minorities in Malaysia


Belize: SATIIM's Oil Summit


Syria/Iraq: Toward the end of Syriac Christians?


EU: Farah Mihlar discusses what difficulties minorities and indigenous peoples face when doing advocacy


Kenya: Justice for Indigenous Peoples - The Endorois Case


Nepal: A farmer discusses the effects of glacial melt in the Himalayas


Yemen: voices of the Akhdam minority


Our Dance, Our Identity


Hungary: Rap in Halmaj


Kenya: Beading young Samburu girls into sexual bondage


Photo story by Eric Lafforgue: Stick fighting day in Suri tribe, Ethiopia


Cambodia: French linguist Jean-Michel Filippi talks about the ancient language of the S'aoch


Cynthia Morel discusses a landmark ruling on indigenous land rights


Iran: Stop Ethnic Cleansings In Ahwaz


Interview with MRG Director Mark Lattimer: Minorities face attack as revolutions sour in Middle East and North Africa, says new global Peoples Under Threat survey


The global pandemic of environmental racism and corporate impunity


Interview with Akli Bessadah: an Amazigh who escaped Libya


Current drought severely affects minority communities in East and Horn of Africa


Tanzania: MRG's Head of Law visits Maasai communities pitted against safari company over land dispute


Sri Lankan women's groups demand road access for displaced people through famous nature reserve


EU: We report back - Minorities and Indigenous Peoples’ Conference on EU Development Policies


Afro descendant in the Americas: A Struggle for Recognition


Conservation and Sustainable Development at Krast area in Kien Luong District


10 years after legal victory still no resolution for Chagossians


Bangladesh: Smoke in the hills. A story by Per Liljas, winner of MRG's Young Journalist Award


Mauritania: MRG visits Haratine community as part of campaign to end slavery


Argentina: IT'S HARD TO BE BLACK HERE


Young Journalist Award runner up:The Ghosts Without Pigment


Bangladesh: 'Rohingya – a people without hope', winner of the Minority Voices young Journalist Award


Kenya: MRG condemns targeted attacks on Ogiek activists


Garifunas en Nicaragua


Burma: Kachin women trafficked into forced marriages, prostitution in China


Hungary: Say no to racism through football – Roma and non-Roma speak out in Halmaj


Uzbekistan/Kazakhstan: Retreating Aral Sea displaces Karakalpaks


Cambodia: Kuy people rally to save ‘our forest’


Kenya passes anti-FGM law, will it stop the Cut?


Recent attacks on women in the north and east of Sri Lanka - impunity and lack of rule of law.


Interviews with Activists: Paul Oleyo Longony on the implications of Sudan's referendum for minorities


State of the World's Minorities and Indigenous Peoples 2011


Boletin Informativo JENHeration


Cambodia: Khmer Rouge leaders charged with genocide against minorities


Minorities struggle with identity and discrimination in divided Cyprus


Botswana: The Unique Dance of Vekuhane


Bangladesh: MRG visits a Dalit Sweeper colony in Dhaka


The State of Minority Groups in Azerbaijan


Botswana: Lentswe La Batswapong


Young Journalist Award runner up: Respect Wanted: Domestic Workers in Bolivia


UK/Nigeria: RADIO BIAFRA LONDON IS BACK!


Photo Story from Kenya and Uganda


Namibia: Indigenous groups' long road to claim their rights


Hungary: Unemployment in Cserehát – local Roma collecting cherry


Iraqi Refugees in Sweden: A Mandaean Priest Speaks


Uganda: Climate change worsening food insecurity in Karamoja


Kenya: A visit to Maasai Mara


"There is nothing like a Zimbabwean culture. There are Zimbabwean cultures."


Malaysia: The story of a famous, yet invisible Bajau man


Iraqi Refugees in Sweden: A Yazidi Activist Speaks


India: "Social activism is like “onion-peeling” - you successfully peel one layer, but then comes another one."


Tanzania: Maasai land dispute with safari tourism group


India: Orissa Freedom of Religion Act 1967 is Anti-Minority


Life on the edge; the Mbororo of Cameroon


Burma: Children displaced by war face hunger, forced labor


Thailand: Education desperately needed for migrant and stateless children


Kenya: Photo story from the Endorois homelands


Mbanderu Community in Botswana-Minority Voice


Deforestation, corruption and evictions: the Ogiek of the Mau Forest, Kenya


Refugee Mothers - Georgia


Minorities combat economic exclusion - photo story from the UN Minorities Forum


MRG's Head of Law, Lucy Claridge, visits Burundi


La Esgrima de Machete y Bordón Símbolo Cultural de Puerto Tejada Cauca- Colombia


Sri Lanka: Discrimination against Tamils continues after the war


Nuevo documental de MRG y Hollman Morris: El Oro para Suárez - Mineros afrocolombianos defendiendo sus raíces


Ethiopia: Obang Metho condemns ‘Life Grabs’ and the Second Scramble for Africa


DRC: Refugees in their own land


Himalayan glacier melt will affect 1.3 billion people: scientists


Hungary: Bódvalenke Fresco Village – a marginalised village turned into a touristic sight


MRG Visit a Dalit community in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu


Tanzania: Maasai Pastoralists of Soitsambu Village assert their rights to ancestral lands


USA: American-Muslims dispel the stereotypes of Muslim women who cover - new photo exhibit 'iCover'


Cambodia: An ancient language, and a people, face extinction


Nigeria: Appeal to release Nnamdi Kanu, and to stop Nigeria Government from ongoing massacre of innocent Biafrans and forced disappearance of young Biafrans and IPOB members in Biafraland and in Nigeria


New documentary from MRG and Hollman Morris: Suárez Gold: Afro-Colombian miners defending their heritage


The Tonga People in Zimbabwe: A forgotten people.


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