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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 - 2016) and selected country reports (1992 - 2016).  Website: www.hrw.org
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Jordan: Biased Law Leaves Non-Citizen Children Adrift

24 April 2018 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

Jordan: Step Forward, Step Back for Urban Refugees

25 March 2018 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

The Middle East's Women Are Championing Their Own Change

7 March 2018 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

World Report 2018 - Jordan

18 January 2018 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Annual Reports

Jordan: Parliament Passes Human Rights Reforms

4 October 2017 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

Jordan: Syrian Refugees Being Summarily Deported

2 October 2017 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

Syrian Refugee Children's Uncertain School Aid

14 September 2017 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

Jordan: Seize Opportunity to End Impunity for Rape

1 August 2017 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

Remove Barriers to Syrian Refugee Education

5 April 2017 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

Jordan: Bar Entry or Arrest Sudan's Bashir

26 March 2017 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

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