Australia’s offshore processing of asylum seekers on Manus Island and Nauru has been labeled as cruel, costly and in breach of international human rights law. Can international pressure really compel Australia to change its policies?
IS is trying to destroy the Yazidi population in Syria and Iraq, targeting women and girls through sexual slavery and other crimes. The international community should intervene to ensure them a better future and bring their perpetrators to justice.
The Child Law Department has produced a KidsRights Report on justice for child victims of violence, to support the 2015 International Children’s Peace Prize. This year the International Children’s Peace Prize is awarded to Abraham Keita (17, Liberia)