• World Court Orders Myanmar to Take Immediate Action to Prevent Genocide

    In a massive step towards justice for the Rohingya and a critical victory for the global rule of law, the International Court of Justice issued orders obligating Myanmar to take immediate actions to prevent genocide.

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  • New Podcast: The Commission to Undermine Human Rights

    In the latest episode of That's Illegal, GJC's Elena Sarver and Merrite Johnson dive into the Trump administration’s new “Commission on Unalienable Rights.”

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  • Myanmar’s Silence on Rape Against Rohingya Is Cruel and Dangerous

    In an op-ed for PassBlue, GJC President Akila Radhakrishnan called out Aung San Suu Kyi and Myanmar for their shameful silence on sexual violence against the Rohingya.

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  • Discrimination by Design: Key Points for the Universal Periodic Review of Iraq

    The United Nations Human Rights Council will soon review the Human Rights Record of Iraq. In a factsheet, we outline the critical areas where Iraq's legal system fails women as well as survivors of sexual violence.

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