How to Help the Planet and Ensure Human Rights

How to Help the Planet and Ensure Human Rights

How to Help the Planet and Ensure Human Rights The right to clean air is a universal human right. While it is not legally binding, it is universally applicable and empowers individuals, NGOs, and civil society groups to take action. Furthermore, it can strengthen existing legislation and encourage decision-makers to ensure that their communities are […]

Climate Change and the Right to Water and Sanitation

Climate Change and the Right to Water and Sanitation

Climate Change and the Right to Water and Sanitation Climate change threatens access to basic necessities such as water and sanitation. It is driving more people into extreme poverty and reversing progress made in preventing extreme poverty. Already, 2020 was the hottest year on record. And the past decade has been the warmest on record. […]

The Impact of Climate Change on Human Rights

The Impact of Climate Change on Human Rights In this article, I will discuss the issues surrounding climate change and how these relate to human rights. In addition, I will provide a People’s Guide to the subject and discuss a few goals that could help people understand these issues. I hope you will find this […]

How Can NGOs Support Education and Livelihoods in Post-Conflict Areas?

How Can NGOs Support Education and Livelihoods in Post-Conflict Areas?

How Can NGOs Support Education and Livelihoods in Post-Conflict Areas? NGOs’ commitment to education and human development requires them to invest in the post-conflict transition phase. They must prepare for post-conflict conditions by ensuring their operations are post-conflict-sensitive. To do this, many NGOs rely on two key strategies. Firstly, they recruit local community members to […]

The Impact of War on Livelihoods and the Need to Foster a Post-Conflict Economy

The Impact of War on Livelihoods and the Need to Foster a Post-Conflict Economy

The Impact of War on Livelihoods and the Need to Foster a Post-Conflict Economy This book addresses the impact of conflict on livelihoods by drawing on the experience of different conflict-affected countries. It includes the perspectives of livelihood experts, researchers, and civil society advocates. It also includes case studies of livelihoods in 16 conflict-affected countries. […]

From the Ashes of War – A Pathway to Peaceful Reconstructions Now and Forever

From the Ashes of War – A Pathway to Peaceful Reconstructions Now and Forever

From the Ashes of War – A Pathway to Peaceful Reconstructions Now and Forever Lessons from history The lessons of Reconstruction are often poorly understood in the history books, but their repercussions still reverberate today, especially with regard to the role of government and civil society in post-conflict societies. The United States attempted to reshape […]

What is the Status of Military Justice and Reconstruction in the Modern Day?

What is the Status of Military Justice and Reconstruction in the Modern Day?

What is the Status of Military Justice and Reconstruction in the Modern Day? Unresolved legacy of Reconstruction While Reconstruction is a moment in our nation’s history that deserves full recognition, it’s also a time of unresolved legacy. The era was a period of profound hope and tumultuous loss. As the formerly enslaved gained freedom and […]

Steps to Address Relevant War Crimes After They Happen

Steps to Address Relevant War Crimes After They Happen

Steps to Address Relevant War Crimes After They Happen If we want to prevent war crimes, we need to be prepared to address them. This article will discuss prevention, response, and recovery. It will also touch on legislation. These are important topics to address because these crimes are not easily prevented or solved, but they […]

Why Documenting War Crimes is Important for Justice and Prevention

Why Documenting War Crimes is Important for Justice and Prevention

Why Documenting War Crimes is Important for Justice and Prevention Documenting war crimes is important for a number of reasons. For starters, it helps identify perpetrators and ensure that they are held accountable. Secondly, it helps reveal the scope of the crimes. While crimes committed by warring parties are often framed as acts of terrorism, […]

Impact of War on the Development of Young Children

Impact of War on the Development of Young Children

Impact of War on the Development of Young Children In this article, we consider the negative effects of war on children, particularly those born during conflict. War can negatively impact a child’s development and well-being, and it can also damage a child’s sense of belonging and self-esteem. It is imperative that value systems and normative […]