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Image: Burma: directive with rules, sanctions for independent media

Burma: directive with rules, sanctions for independent media

Reporters Without Borders and its partner organisation, the Burma Media Association, have obtained a copy of a directive which the military government's censorship office recently sent to the Burmese media spelling out 10 rules for editors and the sanctions they will incur for not respecting them. 05 Nov 2008 »

Image: The 2008 Rafto Prize awarded to Pastor Bulambo

The 2008 Rafto Prize awarded to Pastor Bulambo

The 2008 Rafto Prize for Human Rights was awarded to Pastor Bulambo Lembelembe Josué from the Demorcratic Republic of Congo tonight, 2 November, in Bergen, Norway. 03 Nov 2008 »

Image: Appellate court upholds 11-year jail term for Kurdish journalist

Appellate court upholds 11-year jail term for Kurdish journalist

A Tehran appellate court upholds the 11-year prison sentence imposed on journalist Mohammad Sadegh Kabovand for creating a human rights organization in Iran's Kurdish northwest. 30 Oct 2008 »

Image: School pupils get seminar on HR in Burma 
Copyright: Andrew Saw

School pupils get seminar on HR in Burma

On Tuesday 21 October, the Bergen International Film Festival and the Rafto Foundation for Human Rights, will organise a movie and discussion seminar for pupils of secondary schools in the Bergen region. The focus will be on human rights violations in Burma and two movies will be used to illustrate the struggle of the citizens of Burma with their government. 20 Oct 2008 »

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