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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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Bangladesh: 5 Years On, No Justice for Aminul Islam

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

Bangladesh: Immediately Suspend Imminent Executions

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

Bangladesh: Man Released From Long Secret Detention

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

Bangladesh: Stop Persecuting Unions, Garment Workers

15 February 2017 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

Bangladesh: Reject Rohingya Refugee Relocation Plan

8 February 2017 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

Bangladesh: Disappearances, Clampdown on Critics

12 January 2017 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

World Report 2017 - Bangladesh

12 January 2017 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Annual Reports

"I Want to Live With My Head Held High" - Abuses in Bangladesh's Legal Recognition of Hijras

23 December 2016 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

Bangladesh: Improve Protections for Migrant Domestic Workers

8 December 2016 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

Bangladesh: End Arbitrary and Secret Arrests

12 October 2016 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

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