Persecution of the Bahá’í in Iran

The Bahá’í religion has faced persecution and severe human rights violations throughout the world. This is especially true in Iran which has the highest number of followers of the Bahá’í faith. There are more than five million Bahá’ís in communities…

New Somali Constitution Seeks to Protect Individual Rights

After over two decades of transitional governance, Somalia’s National Constituent Assembly adopted a provisional constitution, with 96 percent approval, that would introduce sweeping individual protections to a country that has struggled to form a legitimate government. The constitution went into…