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Global: Islamophobia - Conflating Islam with terror

Zimbabwe: Enact Legislation Criminalizing Gukurahundi Genocide Denial

Cameroon: The power of policy advocacy for minorities

Kenya: Let Us Not Forget the Real Minorities as Elections Season Begins

Ukraine: Roma camp set ablaze, residents forced to leave

Iraq: The Genocide Against Mandaeans Continues

Kenya: Ogiek cultural day celebrations in Nesuit-Njoro

Syria: Statelessness and the Syrian Conflict

India: Systematic destruction of resources of Dalit Christian community

Zimbabwe: President Mugabe threatens 'Gukurahundi'


Kenya: Cattle raiding in Baringo County

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

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

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

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

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

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

Kenya: My panty, my health, my dignity

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

Somalia: Somali minority groups excluded from benefits of development programmes

Guatemala's Maya community

Iran stands top with over 1084 Executions in 2015

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

Iran: Kurdish education forbidden

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

Tanzania: Maasai community video for advocacy

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

Iran: Ahwazi workers once again targeted by the Iranian regime

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

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

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

Nigeria: The Ogoni film (working title)

Nigeria: Ethnic Minorities under Threat

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

Italy/Turkey: La causa dei popoli

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

Dominican Republic: Interview with Rosa Iris Diendomi

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

Zimbabwe: Bulawayo residents unaware of their rights

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

Nigeria: Ogoni rights body condemns military invasion

Zambia: Aba Twa, Dancers of the Gods

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

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

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

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

Global: African History Month 365 Days Concepts

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

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

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

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

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

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


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

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

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

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

Republica Dominicana: Empoderamiento y cambio social a traves del teatro

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

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

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

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

MRG Podcast: January 2016

Minority Voices Podcast - March 2016

Burundi: Les Swahilis du Burundi

MRG Podcast: February 2016

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

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

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

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

Nepal: Indigenous languages on the verge of extinction

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

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

Ukraine: Report on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

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

Nepal: How to save indigenous tongues from extinction

USA: An Affirmation Poem Written For Minorities

Pakistan: Celebration of Minorities' Day

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

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

Ireland: Support us to Disband the Artane Band

Georgia: More voices against intolerance needed

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

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

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

Africa/USA: Future "Big Africas"

Nepal: Muslims still being punished for 2004 hostage massacre

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

Bangladesh: Hindus under threat

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

Philippines: Indigenous women express support for Andrea Rosal

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

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

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

Kenya: Being Maasai - Photo story

Iran: Enforced addiction to narcotics kills thousands of Ahwazi Arabs

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

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

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

USA/Africa: A Farewell To Elombe Brath

Jordan: Bedouins, a lifestyle in disappearance

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

Pakistan: New Blasphemy Case is Registered

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

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

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

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?

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

Nepal: Indigenous people - still a long way to go

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

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

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

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

Nigeria: Amnesty to Boko-Haram, a misnomer

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

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

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

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

DRC: MRG's Head of Law visits Batwa communities

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

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

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

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

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

SWM 2014: Countering racism in South American football

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

Minority Voices Podcast - August 2015

Zimbabwe: Mthwakazi leaders' rights abused

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

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

Burma: Systematic sexual violence in ethnic areas, new report

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

Nepal: Indigenous locals demand that development projects respect their rights

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

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

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

Nepal: Indigenous youth need support

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

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

Norway: Global indigenous preparatory conference underway in Alta

Iraq: One year on and thousands of Yazidis remain uprooted

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

Morocco: The Threshold of the Desert

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

Bangladesh: Education on human rights for minority groups

Egypt: Controversial laws regulating NGOs result in fines and imprisonment

Taiwan: Chairperson of Council of Indigenous Peoples interrogated in parliament

Cambodia: Indigenous groups recall painful past

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

Bangladesh: the decline of a vibrant Bihari craft

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

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

Nepal: Indigenous women want recognition and equality

Nepal: Is REDD+ indigenous-friendly?

DRC: Journée Internationale des Populations Autochtones

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

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

SWM 2015: Somalia - Minorities on the margins of Mogadishu

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

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

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

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

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

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

Egypt: Copts of Wasta face unknown future

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

DRC: Congolese journalists learn to report on indigenous groups

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

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

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

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

Nepal: Indigenous governing institutions form rights alliance

Iraq: Religion and identity

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

Egypt: International Religious Freedom Report welcomed

Pakistan: Geneva event - debate on UN review

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

Egypt: Christian churches under attack in Minya

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

Kenya: Campaign against harmful beading culture in Samburu communities

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

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

Zimbabwe: Matabeleland Youths Arrested for Demanding Fairness in Employment

Europe: A bike ride to meet linguistic minorities

SWM 2014: Rising hostility against Bulgaria’s refugee population

Philippines: Cordilleran human rights worker gunned down in Ifugao

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

Indigenous Peoples and the UN: Triumphs & Tragedies

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

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

Zimbabwe: Zanu PF targets San leaders

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

Burma: communal violence in Rakhine state

Egypt: Group denounces forced abduction and conversion of Coptic girls

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

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

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

Lithuania: Obstacles to Roma Education in Kirtimai

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

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

Armenia: Young minority leader preserves Yezidi identity and language

Proyección del documental “Say My Name” en Barcelona

Iran: Harrowing report reveals discrimination against Ahwazi Arab workers

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

Pakistan: Campaign for religious minorities in Balochistan

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

DRC/Australia: 'Still a Pygmy'

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

Discrimination on religious grounds still persists in secular Nepal

MRG film to be screened at Barcelona exhibition

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

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

Cambodia: Lao minority fight to retain their language

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

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

Uganda: School feeding program increasing Batwa pupil enrollment

Syria: Christians in the crossfire

Lithuania: Nobody wants a 'gypsy' on their staff

Fiji: Disputes over Chiefly status in the Ai iTaukei community

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

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

Ukraine: Crimean Tatars are being neglected

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Burma: Leaked documents expose government complicity in persecution of Rohingya

Nepal: Muslim leaders form alliance to press demands

From Cardiff to Los Angeles through a documentary

Egypt: Promotion and protection of the identity of religious minorities

Minority Voices Podcast - April 2015

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

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

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

VIDEO: Speaking out for minority women in Somalia

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

Bangladesh: 95 percent Dalit cleaners lived in poverty

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

MRG Podcast March 2014

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

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

Pakistan: The Christian Sweeper Community, Pakistan's Untouchables

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

Vietnam: Taidam “paenk khwan” ceremony

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

Hungary: Roma children arbitrarily separated from families

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

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

Burma: Ongoing Impunity, Continued Army Atrocities against Kachin People

Italy: San Sperate (un)welcomes Roma

Philippines: Bajao Community in the Aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

MRG Podcast: May 2013

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

Egypt: Nubian community health support systems

Egypt: Liberate the emirate of Delga

Syria: Assyrian villages in Khabour, Syria under ISIS attack

India: Dalit women face violence and barriers to justice

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

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

Georgia: Photo exhibition highlights fragile Dukhobor culture

Iran Fires 105 Ahwazi Workers

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

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

Pakistan: UN review - Urgent protection needed for minorities

Namibia: Himba people protest against dam and attempted bribery

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

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

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

Egypt: Copts face discrimination & violence in aftermath of coup

Philippines: Blaan family massacred, IP killings rise to 28

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

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

Iran arrests, tortures and kills Ahwazi Arabs in new clampdown

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

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

Pakistan: Representation of Religious Minorities in Print media

Belize: EIA 'consultation' neither free nor fair

Nigeria: Ogoni people hail London court ruling against Shell

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

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

Guyana: Court ruling violates indigenous peoples' rights

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

35 videos documenting caste discrimination across India launched

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

Philippines: Police, security push protesters from mining conference

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

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

Pakistan: Religious minorities must be rendered equal

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

Egypt: Three Churches Pray for Abducted Minor Christian Girls

Belize: Maya People Return to Supreme Court for Protection

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

Lithuania's Roma - stateless and excluded

Egypt: Minorities show unity at crucial conference

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

Burma: Network calls for action for rivers

Syria: Map of Western (Syrian) Kurdistan

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

MRG Podcast February 2014

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

UK: Chagossians protest MPA outside UK Court of Appeal

Jamaica/Global: Marcus Garvey's Legacy

Philippines: Lumad village suffers third forced evacuation in 5 months

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

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

Cameroon: violent repression against the Mbororo

Tanzania: Maasai Women Taking Bold Stance to Protect Land Rights

Bosnia and Herzegovina: Village of the Forgotten Widows

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

Botswana: Bushmen face imminent eviction for ‘wildlife corridor’

Argentina: MRG report on health launched at UNICEF event

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

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

Syria: Fears for ancient Christian communities continue

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

Peoples under Threat 2013: podcast on religious minorities in Pakistan

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

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

Nepal: Overfishing destroys minority community's livelihood

Tanzania: October cyclical drought should not catch government unaware

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

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

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

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

Where is the dignity of Burma?

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

Global: European Parliament urges the EU to fight caste discrimination

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

Nigeria: Genocide in Plateau state

Mass protests in India to reclaim Dalit budgetary rights

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

MRG Podcast: October 2011

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

Pakistan: Access to water key to development

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

MRG Podcast: November 2011

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

Pakistan: Photo story - the daily life of Christian workers

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

Cameroon: Participation of Minorities in 2013 Elections

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

Moldova: Using the UN Declaration on Minorities to combat intolerance

Zimbabwe: Helping minority youth find a political voice

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

Philippines: Tumandok people march against Jalaur Dam

SWM 2015: Philippines - Supporting indigenous livelihoods in Baguio city

Burma: Children in Thai refugee camps face few prospects

Kenya: Stop forced eviction of indigenous Sengwer/Cherangany people

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

Iran: Deadly sewage threatens millions of Ahwaz Arab people

Egypt: forceful relocation of Christians from Rafah, Sinai

Mauritanie: La blessure de l'esclavage

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

China: Maternal deaths remain high for ethnic minorities

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

Namibia: UN Envoy says minorities and indigenous peoples crave inclusion

SWM 2015: India - Discrimination against Dalit women in Ahmedabad

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Colombia: San Juan community assert their rights

MRG Podcast: September 2011

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

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

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

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

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

Indonesia: local governments pass laws discriminating against the Ahmadiyah community

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

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

Guatemala: Edgar Pérez - Genocide and justice

Philippines: Youth indigenous leader tortured and killed

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

Palestine: Interview with Professor Mazin Qumsiyeh, human rights activist

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

Ensuring minority rights in Nepal's new constitution

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

Philippines: Indigenous peoples condemn military harassment of UP students

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

Canada: Racism Reborn

Mauritius: New group denounces discrimination against Creoles

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

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

MRG Podcast: February 2012

Burma: Resource development fuels ethnic conflict

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

Minorities speak at the UN: Kenya

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

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

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

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

Nepal: New report on protecting minority rights in federal systems

Iran: Torture, Imprisonment and Summary Execution for Ahwazi Arabs

Egypt: Coptic community prepares for coming parliamentary elections

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

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

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

Malaysia: The road to Murum dam

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

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

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

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

Colombia: Strengthening Afro-descendant Community Councils, part II

India: Arbitrary arrest of Christian human rights defender

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

Vietnam: weekly market attracts minorities from the culturally diverse north

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

India: Scavengers’ march sends message of hope

India: Rehabilitation drive for manual scavengers

Turkey: Dam deluge for Kurds

SWM 2014: Tackling Islamophobia in the United Kingdom

Nepal: expert panel best guarantees IPs rights in new constitution

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

Iran: Azeris protest against dams and government neglect

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

Iran: Repressive Regime to Expand its Prisons in Ahwaz

Egypt: International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances

Sri Lanka: villagers denied right to return home

Yemen: Al-Akhdam face brutal oppression

India: Communal violence against Muslim minority in Madhya Pradesh

Mauritania: Interview with lawyer Me Elid Mohameden

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

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

Kenya's fisherwomen helping themselves out of poverty

Pakistani schools portray Hindus, minorities negatively: US study

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

Police crackdown on Human Rights defenders in Malaysia

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

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

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

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

Guatemala: Stove project to improve cooking methods

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

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

Injustices with minorities in flood relief in Pakistan

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

India: Gita's Story

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

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

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

Kenya: MRG Street Theatre Programme spreads messages of peace

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

Minorities speak at the UN: Kyrgyzstan

Cameroun: La situation des minorités Montagnardes

Colombia: Strengthening Afro-descendant Community Councils, part I

Iran: Mayor Fires 400 Ahwazi Workers

MRG Podcast: June 2011

Burma: Mega-dams to impact thousands

India: Dongria Kondh take mining battle to Supreme Court

Bangladesh: Minority Hindu girls raise their hands

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

Sri Lanka: Buddhist extremists attack innocent Muslims

Afghanistan: Interview with Hazara activist Fakhria Ibrahimi

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

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

Israel's Bedouin Arabs at risk: the Prawer plan

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

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

Nepal: UN welcomes new law on caste-based discrimination

Afro-Colombian women defend their heritage

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

India: Anti-corruption movement excludes minorities

Pakistan: Religious diversity must for peace, development

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

Can minority and indigenous women benefit from international agreements?

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

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

Georgia: Armenian political prisoners Vahagn Chakhalyan released from prison

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

Kenya: Fishermen abducted by Ethiopian militia

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

India: Community groups campaign for religious freedom

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

Sudan: Correction - Intisar Sharif Abdulla still in custody

Malaysian police raid AIDS fundraiser at a church

Iran: Baha’i educational programme targeted in raids

Australia: Aborigines halt Rio Tinto mining project

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

Egypt: Criminal court sentences whole Christian family to hard labour

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

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

SWM 2014: Action against untouchability in Bangladesh

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

Philippines: indigenous peoples, environmentalists ejected from mining conference

Ahwazi Refugees plight in Al-Waleed camp

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

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

Chile: Easter Islands, silent genocide

Turkey: Refugee camp for Syrian Christians in Turkey sparks controversy

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

MRG Event: Business, natural resources and minority rights

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

MRG Podcast: January 2012

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

India: Dalit women trained on advocacy

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

Minorities speak at the UN: Georgia

Nepal: More violence sparked by inter-caste marriage

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

Southern Africa: San Peoples sign common rights declaration

Thailand: Migrant workers exploited amid floods, rights groups warn

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

Libya: Tafsweet Amazigh cultural festival in Jadoo

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

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

Burma: International support needed to protect Rohingyas from persecution

Minorities speak at the UN: Uganda

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

Sri Lanka: laws fail to protect minorities

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

China: Tibetans stop mining on sacred mountain

Papua New Guinea: Police raids around Porgera gold mine

Colombia: nuevo documental - Hacienda Cañasgordas: Arqueología del Relato

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

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

DRC: Buela community at a disadvantage

Minority Voices Podcast: September 2014

Bangladesh: Dalits demand adequate housing

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

Bolivia: Traditional healers and climate change

Philippines: Indigenous groups condemn slaying of prominent activist

Iran uses intimidation to deter Arab protests

India: Dalits demand land rights in Bihar

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

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

India: Warrant issued for police officer who removed turban

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

Pakistan's leaders promise equal rights for minorities

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

India: Dalit homes destroyed without warning by Delhi authorities

Suriname: Saramaka win case in human rights court

Kenya: An Ogiek woman's journey to liberation

New report: Preventing Conflict in Karamoja, Uganda

China: Hard times for nomads in Tibet

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

Burma: Military targeting civilians in Kachin State

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

Nepal: Feminist Dalit Organisation celebrate International Women's Day

China pressured Cambodia to deport Uighur refugees: Wikileaks

Burma: Dams feed ethnic conflict

Cameroon: Ethnic minorities petition Biya over marginalisation

Vietnamese and Thai authorities blocked launch of human rights report

Philippines: Indigenous peoples wary over new mining policy

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

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

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

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

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

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

Vietnam: New wave of arrests for religious activists

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

MRG Podcast: August 2011

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

Voices of Pakistani Christians and Sikhs

Pioneering use of street theatre to tackle prejudice in Rwanda

India: Why Dalits and Minorities fear Freedom Struggle

Nepal: impunity for perpetrators of communal violence

Cameroon: Justice for victims of powerful commercial landowner

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

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

Thailand: Annual festival supports hill tribe communities' education

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

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

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

Minorities speak at the UN: India

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

Philippines: Northern folk barrage mining companies in the Metro


Iraq/Kuwait: Kuwaiti family faces discrimination

Argentina: Radio programme on the Barlovento Group

Uganda: Land injustice for the Basongora

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

Bangladeshi government blocks EU-funded anti-torture project

India: Land and life lost in Bihar

Madagascar: Rio Tinto’s history of human rights abuses

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

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

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

India: Mining, conflict and Adivasis

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

Argentina: Programa Radial sobre la Legitimización de las tierras Mocovies

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


Iraq: Christian remembers brutal attack on Baghdad church

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

Nepalese Minority Groups; Struggle for Identity & Representation

Philippines: KAMP calls for justice over Lumad killing

SWM 2014: Photo story

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

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

Cameroon: Mbororos petition government over delay to implement commission findings

Uganda: Meet the first Mutwa graduate

Iraq: Violence against minority women is rife and poorly addressed

Panama: Afropanamanian Newsletter October 2011

UK: Dale Farm residents resist controversial eviction by Basildon Council

Mauritania: Why do Haratine women still live in slavery?

MRG Podcast: May 2011

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

Kenya: Flood hits Maasai land again

Europe: Corporate abuse flows along BP’s oil pipeline

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

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

Photo story: Peoples under Threat 2014

Chile: Anti-terror law used against Mapuche activists

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

Kenya: minority and indigenous women face multiple discrimination

Russia: Coal smog settles over Siberia

MRG Podcast: April 2011

India: Discrimination against Dalits still rife in Madhya Pradesh village

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

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

Tanzania: Government unrelenting on parceling out Maasai land in Loliondo

Philippines: legal changes needed to address inequality of Muslim women

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

Indigenous Chichewa dictionary launched in Malawi

Namibia: Protest by Himba and Zemba Indigenous Peoples

Burma: Foreign investment is a catalyst for conflict

South East Asia: The campaign against destructive palm oil

Russia: Sakha protest mining rush in Siberia

MRG talk: Land Grabbing and Indigenous Peoples’ Rights

State of the World's Minorities and Indigenous Peoples 2012

Dominican Republic: Marginalized, harrassed and criminalized

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

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

Minorities at the UN: Improve education for minorities in Zimbabwe

Iran: River diversion dries up Ahwazi Arab land

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

Burma: conflict leads to spike in trafficking of Palaung minority

Somalia: testimonies of violence from minority women

Russia: Reindeer herders seek deal with energy giants

Libya: Amazigh demand equality and respect

Bangladesh: Rohingya refugees suffer from lack of documentation

Philippines' indigenous groups protest mining exploration on ancestral lands

Hungary: Halmaj under water

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

Colombia: Land rights defenders remain under threat

MRG Podcast: March 2011

Gabon: Mining, dams and repression

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

India: Gauri's story

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

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

Foreign investment threatens Burma's ethnic minorities: report

India: Adivasis fight mega-dams

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

Botswana: Diamonds bring no benefits to Basarwa

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

Egypt: Al Kalema Centre condemns attacks against Anba Beshouy monastery

Cambodia: Bilingual education offers opportunities to indigenous communities

A scientist discusses glacial retreat in the Himalayas

Colombia: Un poema sobre la solidaridad entre los pueblos

Young Journalist Award runner up: A grassroots revolution

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

MRG Podcast: February 2011

Government of Kenya given ultimatum to resolve Mau Narok land issue

India: Dalit Christians in search for justice

Thailand: Indigenous people penalised for carrying out traditional practices

Kenya: Endorois Traditional Song

Pakistan: Small ideas brought benefit to poorer communities in Pakistan

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

Malaysia: Possible crackdown on marginalised Indians

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

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

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

Christian and Sikh minorities in Pakistan

Nepal: Killing underscores persistent problem of inter-caste discrimination

Ethiopia/UK: Oromo rally in London

Kyrgyzstan: Sexual and gender-based violence

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

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

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

Support the peaceful demonstrators in Syria

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

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

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

Philippines: Indigenous peoples condemn killing of Margarito Cabal

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

India: Dalits unable to access government disaster relief programs

Kenya/Ethiopia: Escalation of border conflict between ethnic communities

Cambodian indigenous group threatened by rubber company

The situation in the Syrian Kurdish areas worsens

Argentina: 2010 Census - Successful or not?

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

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

EU: Minority Voices - a community-based media initiative

Cattle rustling in South Sudan

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

Uganda: Batwa Sounds

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

Photo story: Inside Egypt's Revolution

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

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

Bangladesh: Government closes down project for human rights defenders

Kenya&EU: Maasai activits and EC representative discuss EC

Young Journalist Award runner up: Street racing queen of Ramallah

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

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


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

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

MRG Podcast: October 2010

Bangladesh: MRG visits a Dalit Sweeper colony in Dhaka

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

Ethiopia: Land grabs fuel violence in Gambella

Canada: Interview with Chief Wilton Littlechild

Interview: ethnic tensions, cattle raiding in Sudan

San Andres, Colombia - We stay with nothing

Malaysia: Indigenous groups contest mega-dams in Sarawak

MRG Podcast: November 2010

Interviews with Activists: Rorian Cherono on the Ogiek of Kenya

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

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

Cambodia: forum seeks ways to address marginalization of indigenous peoples

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

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

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

Ethiopia: Forced displacement and ‘villagization'

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

Pakistan's Christian Leader Buried In His Native Village

Sri Lanka: Improve protection for women migrant workers

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

Syria: Between The Barbed Wire

40 Years Protecting Minorities

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

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

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

Hungary: Cicsero - the story of a Roma news agency

Syria in change - Solution for the Kurdish issue

Pakistan’s Dalits denied flood relief because of caste discrimination

Minority religious places of worship Malaysia

Meet the Activists: Esther Somoire

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

Cambodia: Evictions from around the Boeung Kak Lake

Kenya: Justice for Indigenous Peoples - The Endorois Case

MRG Podcast: December 2010

Adivasis of Bangladesh: a year of broken promises

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

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

Uzbekistan/Kazakhstan: Retreating Aral Sea displaces Karakalpaks

Cambodia: Kuy people rally to save ‘our forest’

Our Dance, Our Identity

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

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

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

Yemen: voices of the Akhdam minority

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

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

MRG at the UN Forum on Minority Issues

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

Oromo Refugees trapped in Libya with nowhere to turn

Malawi to celebrate World Mother Language Day

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

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

Kenya: Beading young Samburu girls into sexual bondage

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

Hungary: Rap in Halmaj

Religious minority activists in Malaysia discuss problems facing their communities

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

Interviews with Activists: Thomas Philips on religious minorities in Malaysia

Iran: Stop Ethnic Cleansings In Ahwaz

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

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

Kenya: MRG condemns targeted attacks on Ogiek activists

Minorities struggle with identity and discrimination in divided Cyprus

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

Belize: SATIIM's Oil Summit

Syria/Iraq: Toward the end of Syriac Christians?

Garifunas en Nicaragua

The global pandemic of environmental racism and corporate impunity

Afro descendant in the Americas: A Struggle for Recognition

Cambodia: Khmer Rouge leaders charged with genocide against minorities

Boletin Informativo JENHeration

Cynthia Morel discusses a landmark ruling on indigenous land rights

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

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

Conservation and Sustainable Development at Krast area in Kien Luong District


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

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

Young Journalist Award runner up:The Ghosts Without Pigment

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.

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

Interview with Akli Bessadah: an Amazigh who escaped Libya

10 years after legal victory still no resolution for Chagossians

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

Botswana: Lentswe La Batswapong

State of the World's Minorities and Indigenous Peoples 2011

Botswana: The Unique Dance of Vekuhane

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

The State of Minority Groups in Azerbaijan

Photo Story from Kenya and Uganda

Namibia: Indigenous groups' long road to claim their rights

Life on the edge; the Mbororo of Cameroon

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

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

Hungary: Unemployment in Cserehát – local Roma collecting cherry

Uganda: Climate change worsening food insecurity in Karamoja

Iraqi Refugees in Sweden: A Mandaean Priest Speaks


Kenya: A visit to Maasai Mara

Burma: Children displaced by war face hunger, forced labor

Tanzania: Maasai land dispute with safari tourism group

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

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."

Thailand: Education desperately needed for migrant and stateless children

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

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

Mbanderu Community in Botswana-Minority Voice

Kenya: Photo story from the Endorois homelands

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

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

Sri Lanka: Discrimination against Tamils continues after the war

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

Refugee Mothers - Georgia

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

DRC: Refugees in their own land

Himalayan glacier melt will affect 1.3 billion people: scientists

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'

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

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

The Tonga People in Zimbabwe: A forgotten people.

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

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