Blogs

4 Dec 2013

The Government is being asked urgently to examine all cuts affecting sick and disabled people after a landmark petition triggered a Parliamentary debate.

4 Dec 2013

Activists from indigenous communities in Guatemala and Colombia have been presenting cases to a UN business and human rights forum.

4 Dec 2013

The Methodist Church has launched a consultation on the implications of same sex marriage legislation for the denomination.

4 Dec 2013

The Church of England has released a new app to help more people to follow Sunday services using their mobile devices.

4 Dec 2013

Write for Rights, one of Amnesty International’s major global campaigns, is due to mobilise hundreds of thousands of people around the world.

4 Dec 2013

A new review of the ethics of the use of animals in research is being pioneered by an international group of academics.

4 Dec 2013

An event in London promoting women in the mining sector is being challenged by women resisting the ecological and social devastation from mining projects.

4 Dec 2013

Guarani Indian leader and film-star Ambrósio Vilhalva has been murdered, after decades of campaigning for his tribe’s right to live on their ancestral land.