The Assembly and Association Briefing, Vol. 1, Issue 9 (December 2014)

Dec 10 2014

Vol. 1, No. 9 page 1 image_500Issue No. 9 of the Assembly and Association Briefing, the newsletter of Maina Kiai, UN Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association.

In this issue:

  • • Special Rapporteur: Surmounting civil society restrictions “the great challenge of our time”
  • • A step forward for LGBT rights in Botswana, with a step backward looming in Kyrgyzstan
  • • Your rights on one page: UNSR releases fact sheets on assembly and association rights
  • • Experts: “Legitimate concerns” over outcome of Michael Brown and Eric Garner cases
  • • Sound off for the UNSR’s next report: Tell us your views on FOAA rights in the context of natural resource exploitation
  • • Video: Strategic litigation for assembly & association rights
  • • Freedom of association and assembly: By the numbers
  • • Special rapporteur news in brief: November-December 2014
  • • World briefing: Freedom of assembly and association in the news

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For other recent newsletters, see the links below:

The Assembly and Association Briefing, Vol. 1, Issue 6 (July-August 2014)

The Assembly and Association Briefing, Vol. 1, Issue 7 (September 2014)

The Assembly and Association Briefing, Vol. 1, Issue 8 (October-November 2014)

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