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Revised web sources globe 2Announcing the Launch of the CHR's Human Rights Web Resources

To help facilitate the critical engagement of scientists, engineers, and health professionals on human rights issues, the CHR has developed a collection of web resources that provides information about how these groups can help safeguard human rights and the free exercise of scientific inquiry.  

The CHR’s web resources serve as an extension of the CHR’s “8 Things You Can Do to Promote Human Rights” poster, which you can download here." 



H.R. Network Resource Guide coverH.R. Network Resource Guide: Engaging with Human Rights in the National Academy Context

In recognition of the unique and important role national academies play in promoting human rights, the International Human Rights Network of Academies and Scholarly Societies (H.R. Network), for which the CHR serves as the Secretariat, is pleased to announce the release of its resource guide, Engaging with Human Rights in the National Academy Context.

For more information on the themes addressed in the resource guide, view the
accompanying webinar, in which several academy members participating in the H.R. Network discuss their academies' involvement in matters of human rights concern, or visit the H.R. Network website.         




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Iranian Baha'i Optometrist Released after Serving 
10-Year Sentence

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