Dr. M.K. Sharma, advocate and visiting faculty in law, speaks on Human Rights and Child Protection.
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Education, Human Rights in Afghanistan
BY LAURYN OATES
@ VOL 28
ON JUN 13, 2013
Lauryn Oates has been working to improve the lives of children and women in Afghanistan through the power of education. Though threats against her and her colleagues lives have been made on numerous occasions, she speaks firmly on the ideals of human rights.
"Presentation of the Day" on January 10, 2014.
Women in Transition
BY JENNIFER JEWELL
@ VOL 11
ON APR 30, 2013
Jennifer Jewell has founded her research in her own experience as a teenage mother who dealt with homelessess. She is now co-organizer for Women in Transition, a grassroots organization run by and for poor people working to ensure economic human rights for all.
Human Rights Tattoo
BY SANDER VAN BUSSEL
@ VOL 8
ON DEC 03, 2013
The Human Rights Tattoo project is an art project to create awareness and underline the importance of Human Rights. The idea originates from Sander van Bussel. The murder of fellow artist Steven ‘Nyash’ Nygah in Nairobi motivated him to pursue this idea. HRT's goal is to tattoo the complete text of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights on individuals, letter by letter. The complete text of this declaration contains 6773 letters. Each person gets one character.
BY PETER ZANDEE
@ VOL 18
ON JAN 07, 2016
"Isn't it weird that in the world of chocolate, all chocolate bars are divided equally, when things are shared so unfairly in the industry. We feel everybody deserves fair compensation for what they do in making chocolate."
In Tony's Chocolonely from PechaKucha Night Portland’s 18th Volume, Speaker Peter Zandee explains the mission and philosophy behind Tony's Chocolonely, a 100% slave free chocolate company in Portland, Oregon. Because let’s be honest, supporting fair trade makes everything a little sweeter.
This was "PechaKucha of the Day" on Wednesday, April 6th, 2016.
The Continuum of Human Experience and Sex Trafficking
BY NANCY HARDCASTLE
@ VOL 2
ON SEP 23, 2017
Storyteller Nancy Hardcastle leads a happy life in Puerto Vallarta, that is until she ponders about children that endure sex trafficking.
Photography to Inspire Action
BY MATILDE SIMAS
@ VOL 25
ON JAN 09, 2019
Matilde Simas is an award-winning documentary photographer. Her work has brought her around the world, where to explore the theme of human rights and the resilience of human beings.
Matilde’s ongoing documentary portrait series “Faces Behind Atrocity” is about survivors of labor trafficking, sex trafficking, and forced marriage, and was created for a United Nations World Day Against Trafficking in Persons campaign. “Faces Behind Atrocity” has received numerous international awards.