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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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South Africa: Permits Will Make Zimbabweans Safer

3 April 2009 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

World Report 2009 - South Africa

14 January 2009 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Annual Reports

South Africa: End Strain on Asylum System and Protect Zimbabweans

8 January 2009 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

Africa and the Oslo Process to Ban Cluster Munitions

September 2008 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country Reports

Neighbors in Need: Zimbabweans Seeking Refuge in South Africa

19 June 2008 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country Reports

South Africa: Protect Victims of Xenophobic Violence

5 June 2008 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

South Africa: Punish Attackers in Xenophobic Violence

23 May 2008 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

South Africa: Ensure Justice for Police Raid Victims

19 February 2008 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

World Report 2008 - South Africa

31 January 2008 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Annual Reports

"Keep Your Head Down": Unprotected Migrants in South Africa

28 February 2007 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country Reports

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