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Human Rights Watch

The largest human rights organization based in the United States, Human Rights Watch started in 1978 as Helsinki Watch, monitoring the compliance of Soviet bloc countries with the human rights provisions of the Helsinki Accords. In the 1980s Americas Watch was established to monitor abuses by both sides in the war in Central America, and thereafter other committees were set up to cover other regions of the world such as Asia and Africa. In 1988 all the "Watch" committees were united to form Human Rights Watch. The organization's researchers conduct fact-finding investigations into human rights abuses in all regions of the world, and their findings are then published in dozens of books and reports every year.

This database contains annual reports (1996 - 2013) and selected country reports (1992 - 2013).  Website: www.hrw.org
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Hidden Away: Abuses Against Migrant Domestic Workers in the UK

31 March 2014 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country Reports

World Report 2014 - European Union: United Kingdom

21 January 2014 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Annual Reports

World Report 2013 - European Union: United Kingdom

31 January 2013 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Annual Reports

In the Name of Security: Counterterrorism Laws Worldwide since September 11

29 June 2012 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country Reports

World Report 2012 - European Union

22 January 2012 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Annual Reports

World Report 2012 - European Union: United Kingdom

22 January 2012 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Annual Reports

Universal Periodic Review of the United Kingdom: November 2011

25 November 2011 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country Reports

World Report 2011 - European Union

24 January 2011 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Annual Reports

Without Suspicion: Stop and Search under the Terrorism Act 2000

4 July 2010 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country Reports

"No Questions Asked," Intelligence Cooperation with Countries that Torture

28 June 2010 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country Reports

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