PHR Responds to Indian National Human Rights Commission's Rejection of Independent Assessment of Abuses in Punjab
Physicians for Human Rights (PHR) responded today to the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) of India's rejection of an independent report prepared by experts from Physicians for Human Rights (PHR) and the Bellevue/New York University School of Medicine Program for Survivors of Torture (Bellevue).
On World AIDS Day, PHR sent a letter to President Bush urging the US government to address the massive health worker shortage in Africa...
Physicians for Human Rights is pleased to announce that the JEHT Foundation has pledged $100,000 in the form of a two-year challenge grant to support PHR's efforts to advance health, dignity and justice for all people.
Nobel Prize-winning Physicians for Human Rights Celebrates 20 Years of Advancing Health, Dignity and Justice
Physicians for Human Rights (PHR), a co-recipient of the 1997 Nobel Peace Prize and the world's premiere health and human rights group, today marked its 20th anniversary with a gala awards dinner held at the Boston Public Library's Bates Hall.
Nigeria: New Study Reveals Discrimination by Health Professionals Against People Living with HIV/AIDS is Fueled by Fear of Infection, Lack of Protective Supplies
While the majority of Nigerian health care professionals comply with ethical obligations and do not deny care or treatment to People Living With AIDS (PLWA), a disturbing number of health care professionals engage in discriminatory behavior toward treatment and care of PLWA...