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Support Black Spring

The Ferguson Action Team asks you to take action this Saturday, May 2, for Black Spring.

The eyes of the world are on Baltimore right now.  Again, working class young black people are coming together to speak truth to power. This fearless dedication to fighting for our rights is the backbone of our movement. Winter is over. It's time for #BlackSpring.

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Commission on Status of Women Meets March 9-20

CSW59/Beijing+20 (2015)

The fifty-ninth session of the Commission on the Status of Women will take place at United Nations Headquarters in New York from 9 to 20 March 2015. Representatives of Member States , UN entities, and ECOSOC-accredited non-governmental organizations (NGOs)  from all regions of the world attend the session.

Commission on Status of Women Meets March 9-20



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Mauna Kea: Violations of Indigenous Peoples Rights

Chief Caleen Sisk of the Winnemem Wintu tribe of Northern California, and Pua Case, Program Coordinator for Mauna Kea Education and Awareness of Hawaiʻi, presented on the human rights violations connected to the proposed construction of a 18-story observatory on Mauna Kea, a mountain sacred to indigenous Hawaiians.



USHRN Delegation to CSW63 - Statement on the Status of Women and Girls

Composed by the Network’s member delegation to the sixty-third session of the Commission on the Status of Women.




USHRN and member delegation attend CSW63, reaffirm that the US shall not be exonerated from upholding human rights at home

Last week, USHRN attended the sixty-third session of the United Nations’ Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) in New York City.




The USHRN and the 2019 UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues

If you are a US Human Right Network member considering or planning to attend the Forum, please fill out the USHRN Member UNPFII 2019 Questionnaire by 26 March 2019, as this will assist USHRN in planning further opportunities for engagement during the 18th session.

USHRN Side Event 2018 at the 2018 UNPFII


USHRN Statement on Women and girls of African Descent at the 63rd Commission on the Status of Women

Interactive dialogue on the focus area: ‘Women and girls of African descent’




USHRN Statement on the Beijing Declaration at the 63rd Commission on the Status of Women

High-level interactive dialogue: 'Accelerating implementation of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action: towards Beijing +25.'