Skip to Main Content
Printer Friendly Home > Press > Press Releases

Press Releases

Treatment After Gas Attack in Syria

New Resolution on Syrian Gas Attacks Will Have No Immediate Impact, says PHR

05/08/2015

A draft U.N. resolution that reportedly seeks to assign blame in the gas attacks plaguing Syrians is a welcome and overdue step, but will likely fail to provide immediate relief.

Learn More »

Detainees at Camp X-Raay

American Psychological Association Emails Expose Direct Ties to CIA Torture Program

04/30/2015

PHR again urged the U.S. Department of Justice to investigate the American Psychological Association’s complicity in the CIA torture program, following a new report in the NY Times.

Learn More »

Donna McKay at PHR Gala 2015

Soros and Mukwege Honored for Human Rights Work

04/29/2015

The philanthropist and financier George Soros and Dr. Denis Mukwege, a champion in the fight against rape as a weapon of war, were honored Tuesday evening for their contributions to the global struggle for human rights at a gala dinner hosted by PHR.

Learn More »

A Rohingya Woman and Her Baby

Burma’s Population Control Bill Threatens Maternal Health Progress

04/22/2015

The parliament of Burma recently passed a new “population control” bill that could represent a serious setback for the country’s maternal health advances if implemented in a coercive or discriminatory manner.

Learn More »

Doctor in Aleppo, Syria

Attacks on Health Care in Syria Continue, Defying U.N. Resolutions

04/17/2015

Deliberate attacks on hospitals and health care professionals in Syria persist despite three United Nations resolutions aimed at protecting civilians and new hopes of relief following recent international pledges of aid to Syrians in need, according to an online map of attacks on health PHR updated today.

Learn More »

Items 81 - 85 of 555  Previous11121314151617181920Next

Filter these Press Releases

Topics*
Country
 

PHR News