Tag: young people

Latin America and the lost generations
Globe Latin America

Latin America and the lost generations

Chile, Spain and Mexico lead the OECD (Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development) figures for having the highest number of young people who are neither in work nor in education. Among the associated problems are the greater difficulty in finding work, lower salaries and having a lower standard of living […]

Refugee children’s rights
Globe Human Rights Politiks United Kingdom

Refugee children’s rights

A London-based charity is running courses for people working with minors seeking asylum in the UK.  Migrant minors are a particularly vulnerable group who do not currently receive adequate levels of support and protection. . “Rude and suspicious” was the description used by migrant when asked to describe the treatment […]

Journalism under fire
Globe Human Rights Latin America Politiks

Journalism under fire

Dina Meza… Telling the truth, many journalists are killed each year and threatened worldwide for committing this offense. Since 2009 27 journalists have been killed in Honduras, one of the most dangerous countries for the profession. . Ramón Alabau . “Journalism is what maintains democracy. It is the force for […]

Youth movements unite!
Globe Movement Politiks United Kingdom

Youth movements unite!

A conference to share ideas and knowledge of youth movement activities defending human rights will be held in Berkshire, UK, from the 6th to the 10th May. . Young people have occupied squares and streets alike, using their voices to defend their rights and freedoms and have indeed assumed a […]

Audiovisual training for young people
Migrants Multiculture

Audiovisual training for young people

From the 27th of April to the 18th of May the Colombian Consulate is giving a four week training course on film production.  Audiovisual art has evolved throughout history to become one of the most prominent forms of visual expression, stemming from the human need to communicate and transmit emotion. […]