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The US Human Rights Network is a national network of organizations and individuals working to strengthen a human rights movement and culture within the United States, that is led by the people most directly impacted by human rights violations.
Overview: The following is a suggested template for U.S. Civil Society submissions to the UN Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent[UNWGEPAD or Working Group].
and the importance of the International Decade for People of African Descent
Participate in an informational session to understand the UN Human Rights Council and how you can participate in the three meetings annually to promote and protect human rights in the United States. The call will focus on the upcoming February - March fou
Join this free USHRN UPR Taskforce webinar to learn how you can participate at the United Nations from Community to Country to Global Civil Society.
The 125th session of the Human Rights Committee will take place in Geneva, Palais Wilson, from 4 to 29 March 2019.
Join the USHRN for a live webinar on the 63rd Session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW).
A briefing with Mr. Craig Mokhiber, the Director of the New York Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (NYOHCHR)
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The long memories found in historic coastal communities like Africatown in Mobile, Alabama or Houma tribal lands in Dulac, Louisiana tell us that the summer heat brings summer storms. Our current political climate seems to affirm the traditional knowledge that now is the season for preparation and readiness -- which begs two critical questions: what are we preparing for? And are we ready?
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March was the month to really celebrate women and their role in the human rights movements around the globe. In addition to being Women’s History Month, March calls for the honor and recognition of International Women of Colour Day (March 1), International Women’s Day (March 8) and World Water Day (March 22).
"Without you, today would not be possible."