News & Updates

News

Human Rights in Times of Crisis

My work in the human rights sector, while pruned by academia, was catalyzed by crisis. Twelve years ago, Hurricane Katrina ravaged the Gulf Coast and in the time since, I have been directly involved in the fight for the human right to return and recover. Our thoughts and prayers go...
More about Human Rights in Times of Crisis »»
News

USHRN Response to the President’s Announcement of a Ban on Trans People from Military

For Immediate Release July 26, 2017 Contact: Jess St. Louis, jstlouis@ushrnetwork.org , (404) 588-9761 x 104 USHRN Responds to the President’s Announcement of a Ban on Trans People in the Military Atlanta, GA -- In the early morning of July 26, in a series of tweets, President Trump announced a...
More about USHRN Response to the President’s Announcement of a Ban on Trans People from Military »»

News & Updates

News

Water Innovation Fellowship Application Open

In honor of its 75th anniversary, the Unitarian Universalist Service Committee (UUSC) is launching the Human Rights Innovation Fellowship to support projects with the potential to affect systemic change in the field of human rights.
More about Water Innovation Fellowship Application Open »»
News

Reclaiming MLK’s legacy for a new generation

As we join the call to #ReclaimMLK, we draw on Dr. King’s human rights legacy
More about Reclaiming MLK’s legacy for a new generation »»
News

USHRN featured in OHCHR Newsletter!

The OHCHR asks USHRN about organizing around the CAT review
More about USHRN featured in OHCHR Newsletter! »»

Pages