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Human rights watchdog just doing its job Wellington 17 July 2013 By Joy Liddicoat for APCNews

Last Friday the Prime Minister called the Human Rights Commission “tardy” for sending a report on the Government Communications Security Bureau Bill just a few days after submissions on the Bill had closed and seemed to make thinly veiled threats to the Commission’s funding. In fact, the repor...

Gender-based violence in Congo-Brazzaville: APC News interviews Sylvie Niombo
Gender-based violence in Congo-Brazzaville: APC News interviews Sylvie Niombo 15 July 2013 By APC Nouvelles

The Republic of Congo committed to eradicating gender-based violence by signing the United Nations Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) and the African Charter on Human and Peoples’ Rights (ACHPR). There are various laws and regulations: the Penal...

AfriSIG 2013: 10-12 July, Durban, South Africa
AfriSIG 2013: 10-12 July, Durban, South Africa 09 July 2013 By AG for APCNews

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Time to reveal NSA's spying: Jinbonet calls South Korean government to take action
Time to reveal NSA's spying: Jinbonet calls South Korean government to take action 08 July 2013 By Korean Progressive Network 'Jinbonet'

APC at the West Africa IGF
APC at the West Africa IGF 05 July 2013 By APCNews