Young Human Rights Defenders Adapting to COVID-19

Celebrating Youth Resilience & Creativity on International Human Rights Day By: The UN Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth & Amnesty International’s Global Youth Collective  Youth-led human rights activism has never been an easy task. Even before

9 December 2020|Blog, News for Youth|

The Future We Want, The UN We Need

By: Pablo Emiliano Reyes Galindo  I am a different person than three months ago when the pandemic started. I guess no one though a tiny virus could change all the socio-economic structures of society, and

23 October 2020|Blog|

#LeadTheNewNormal Essay

By: Jennifer Griggs The last few months have seen devastation on an unprecedented scale due to the COVID-19 crisis: over 500,000 lives have been lost, and even more livelihoods crippled. But perversely, that which takes

23 October 2020|Blog|

The Mulokot Water Protectors and COVID-19

By: Jupta Itoewaki1, Casey Orozco-Poore1, Michelle Sunjoo Lee1, Gabriella Herrera1, Victor A. Lopez-Carmen2, Brendan Eappen2 The Wayana Peoples of the Amazon, Indigenous to Brazil, Suriname and French Guiana for 4,000 years, understand that water is

31 August 2020|Blog|