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Revenue Agency prevents Canadian Unitarian Council from working for justice

The Canada Revenue Agency has told the Canadian Unitarian Council to remove references to social justice from its mission statement. Read more

New police protocol threatens right to protest

New rules for police operations during protests do not ban the use of live ammunition, while revised media laws undermine the independence of media regulation. Read more

Lack of transparency in development project sparked protests

Civil society organisations are protesting to demand transparency in the implementation of the ‘Cahill Waste Management’ project. Read more

LGBTI organisation faces obstacles to register

Fijian authorities are still delaying the registration of LGBTI organisation Rainbow Pride. Read more

Concern over calls to shut social media during elections

Comments by the head of the police in Ghana that social media could be shut down during November 2016 elections caused concern among civil society. Read more