Hans Hogrefe, PHR’s Chief Policy Officer and Washington Director, will be honored by the Stewart Mott Foundation and the Open Society Foundation for his contributions to human rights.
Today, as the British government is being challenged in the High Court on its guidance to intelligence officers on the detention and interviewing of detainees overseas, leading international forensic experts have issued a strong condemnation of the practice.
Zimbabwe's President Mugabe Must Stop Abuses Against Opposition Activists and Denial of Medical Care
In a letter to President Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe, Physicians for Human Rights condemns the torture and assaults on and denial of medical treatment to members of the opposition party and other peaceful activists by police and security personnel.
Groups Report on Health Status and Human Rights Abuses in Chiapas, Mexico; Call on Mexico's New Government to Fulfill Obligation to Right to Health for Indigenous People
A breakthrough report was released today detailing the devastating impact that the region's ongoing, low-intensity conflict has had on the health and human rights of Chiapas' civilians...