IACHR Financial Crisis

  On May 23, 2016, the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) exposed an alarming situation that “will result in the dismantling of areas essential to its mandate.” The least well-funded of the five largest international human rights organizations, the…

Hope for African LGBT Communities

In November 2014, the High Court of Botswana ruled that Lesbian Gay Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) rights groups are legally entitled to register their organizations. According to Human Rights Watch (HRW), same-sex conduct is outlawed in thirty-eight African countries, Botswana…