Press Releases

New Hope for Survivors as they Celebrate Historic UN Resolution Condemning Harmful Practices Related to Accusations of Witchcraft and Ritual Attacks

New Hope for Survivors as they Celebrate Historic UN Resolution Condemning Harmful Practices Related to Accusations of Witchcraft and Ritual Attacks

Following 6 years of intensive advocacy by a coalition of survivors, NGOs, academics and lawyers, the UN Human Rights Council has passed a ground-breaking resolution, which “emphatically condemns harmful practices related to accusations of witchcraft and ritual attacks that result in human rights violations.

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – 27th July 2021

 

 

Child Rights Activist Solicits Effort Towards Ending Child Witch Branding

Child Rights Activist Solicits Effort Towards Ending Child Witch Branding

NGO’s Decry Violation of Albino Rights

NGO’s Decry Violation of Albino Rights

Black Magic – Toil and Trouble

Black Magic – Toil and Trouble 

Public Health and Beliefs in Witchcraft: Preventing Human Rights Violations of Persons with Albinism

Public Health and Beliefs in Witchcraft

Violence Against People with Albinism: Urgent Solutions Needed

UNOHHR Albinism Expert Meeting Paper

Ritual Killings Linked to Recent Spate of Kidnappings of Children in Cross River State, Nigeria

Press Release – Ritual Killings Cross River State

“Phenomenal” growth of churches in UK linked to child witchcraft accusations

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NGOs decry violation of Albinos rights

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PRESS RELEASE (11.11.13): Human Rights Groups Call for Week of Social Media Activism Against Witch-Hunts in Cross River State, Nigeria

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