UN Expert Chris Sidoti on Potential Decision to Designate Myanmar Crisis ‘Genocide’

The UN fact-finding mission on Myanmar released a report last month pointing to the human rights violations committed by government authorities on Rohingya populations in the country. The report finds that “concrete and overwhelming information points to international crimes” which warrant immediate international attention. RWI spoke with Chris Sidoti, one of the three experts on…

“Nimble Fingers and A Slow Mind”

Documentary filmmaker Parsifal Reparato will travel to Lund on March 18 for the screening of his film, “Nimble Fingers,” during the Swedish Human Rights Film Festival in Lund. Parsifal left the corporate world to pursue documentary filmmaking. After coming to Vietnam in 2011, he wanted to learn more about the young men and women whom he…

Concering Violence by Göran Olsson to be shown at Lund Human Rights Film Festival

Why is RWI Hosting the First Lund Human Rights Film Festival?

  Photo: Concerning Violence by Göran Olsson to be shown at the Lund Human Rights Film Festival this weekend “Human rights are so much more than international conventions, courtrooms and monitoring mechanisms. Human rights are also about the values that in the end substantiate what has found its way into the legal texts. And these…