In re Isamu Carlos Shibayama

Comisionados: Francisco José Eguiguren Praeli, Paulo Vannuchi, Margarette May Macaulay Peticionarios: Isamu Carlos “Arte” Shibayama, Kenichi Javier Shibayama, Takeshi Jorge Shibayama, La peruanaProyecto de Historia Oral Japonesa Estado: Estados Unidos Tema: Solicitantes japoneses y peruanos que buscan reparación por su reclusión durante la Segunda…

In re Isamu Carlos Shibayama

Commissioners: Francisco José Eguiguren Praeli, Paulo Vannuchi, Margarette May Macaulay Petitioners: Isamu Carlos “Art” Shibayama, Kenichi Javier Shibayama, Takeshi Jorge Shibayama, The Japanese Peruvian Oral History Project State: United States Topic: Japanese-Peruvian Petitioners seeking redress for their internment during WWII…

Crisis in the Lake Chad Basin

Reuters has described the displacement of 2.3 million in the Lake Chad Basin as “the most neglected crisis of 2016.” Simon Brooks, head of International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)’s delegation in Cameroon, states that the region “has suffered…

U.S. Lifts Sanctions on Sudan

On January 13, 2017, U.S. President Barack Obama issued an executive order revoking some economic sanctions that had been imposed on Sudan. The U.S. Department of the Treasury cited several indications of “sustained progress” from the Sudanese government in areas…