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Caribbean Human Development - Crime Hinders Development

Crime has become one of the main challenges threatening economies and livelihoods in Caribbean countries, but the right mix of policies and programmes can ha...
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Caribbean Freethinkers' Society: Assessing Gay Rights in Trinidad ...

Caribbean Freethinkers' Society: Assessing Gay Rights in Trinidad ... | Human Rights | Scoop.it
The LGBT community of Trinidad and Tobago is forcing the nation to think deeply about fundamental issues of human rights, the constitutionality of certain laws and the separation of church and State. The community is ...
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Caribbean under scrutiny as OAS reforms human rights system

Caribbean under scrutiny as OAS reforms human rights system | Human Rights | Scoop.it
Hemispheric human rights organisations are fearful that what is viewed as Caribbean complacency on civil liberties may contribute to the undermining of the inter-American human rights system through r...
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Ekaterina Chernova's curator insight, October 21, 2013 4:16 PM

This articles articulates that that the proposal by the Organisation of American States can weaken the Commission and undermine the role of its Special Rapporteur for Freedom of Expression. They believe a united Caribbean response can avert the worst dangers.

Louis Kolkman's curator insight, July 23, 2014 5:27 PM

The Caribbean members will have to acknowledge their reluctance to do something about this...

 

Mirjam Bos's curator insight, July 28, 2014 3:22 PM

Reforms of the human rights system, adjustments to powers and influences; what may be the consequences?

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The NGO Development Foundation » The Trinidad & Tobago Association of Psychologists

The NGO Development Foundation » The Trinidad & Tobago Association of Psychologists | Human Rights | Scoop.it
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Human-rights group calls on Caribbean to abolish death penalty - Jamaica Gleaner

Human-rights group calls on Caribbean to abolish death penalty - Jamaica Gleaner | Human Rights | Scoop.it
Human-rights group calls on Caribbean to abolish death penalty Jamaica Gleaner The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) yesterday urged Caribbean countries that still have the death penalty to abolish it, or at least to impose a...
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