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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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Philippines: Candidates' Views on Rights in Spotlight

1 May 2016 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

Philippines: Candidates to Reflect on Rights

22 March 2016 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

Human Right in ASEAN: Briefing Materials for the US-ASEAN Summit Sunnylands Estates, California February 15-16, 21016

February 2016 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

Philippines: Rebel Executions Violate International Law

27 October 2015 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

Philippines: Paramilitaries Attack Tribal Villages, Schools

23 September 2015 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

Philippines: New Police Chief Should Tackle Abuses

1 September 2015 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

Philippines: Fast-Track Congress Probe on Rights Abuses

12 August 2015 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

Philippines: New Military Chief Should Ensure Rights Reforms

4 August 2015 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

Philippines: Aquino Should Deliver on Rights Promises

21 July 2015 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

Philippines: Probe Mayor's Alleged 'Death Squad' Links

19 May 2015 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

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