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Joint civil society statement: States use of digital surveillance technologies to fight pandemic must respect human rights

>> https://www.amnesty.org/download/Documents/POL3020812020ENGLISH.pdf

In the face of potential COVID-19 outbreak in the Gaza Strip, Israel is obliged to take measures to save lives, permitting the entry of medical equipment and supplies, to meet patients’ needs:
>> http://mezan.org/en/post/23701

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Addameer and Al-Haq Send Appeal to UN Special Procedures on the Situation of Palestinian Prisoners in Israeli Prisons amidst Concerns over COVID-19 Exposure.

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Arab Joint List, Adalah turn again to Supreme Court, demanding halt to Shin Bet’s invasive surveillance of citizens in struggle against coronavirus:
>> https://www.adalah.org/en/content/view/9957

Israel fails to...

A regional civil society Initiative for Human Rights in Fiscal Policy in Latin America calls on States to undertake broad fiscal redistribution, and on multilateral institutions to free up fiscal space, in order to avoid dire human rights consequences.

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Aportes para una política fiscal respetuosa con los DESC, en el contexto de la pandemia global.

>> https://acij.org.ar/wp-...

Coronavirus: A Call for Solidarity in a Time of Crisis

>> http://abahlali.org/node/17029/#more-17029

 

Call for urgent action to eliminate or mitigate the consequences that have arisen on the poorest and most vulnerable categories of persons under the jurisdiction of the Republic of Serbia.

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The Corporate Accountability Working Group (CAWG) strongly believes in our role as part of the global community to shape a new reality where the well-being of people is placed before corporate profit. In a recent Working Group call, Consejo de Pueblos Wuxhtaj, a social movement member of CAWG,...

The Covid-19 pandemic has had wide-reaching impacts on people’s human rights, including economic, social, and cultural rights (ESCR), largely due to the measures governments have taken to control the spread of infection. Evidence highlighted by ESCR-Net Monitoring Working Group (MWG) members...