Religious Minorities Threatened by Rising Intolerance

Gafatar, a religious minority in Indonesia’s predominantly Muslim nation, has faced increasing violence.  A Gafatar center in Antibar was burned down on January 19, 2017.  Human Rights Watch blames Indonesia’s legal system for perpetuating the discrimination against religious minorities.  Indonesia…

Refugee Children’s Rights Violated in Nauru

Last month, the Nauru government defended the country’s compliance with Australian offshore detention and processing of refugees. In 2012 and 2013, the Australian and Nauruan governments signed Memoranda of Understanding, which designated Nauru as a “regional processing country” for all…