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Congo-Kinshasa: Prisons Face Covid-19 Catastrophe

The Democratic Republic of Congo’s overcrowded and unsanitary prisons are at grave risk of covid-19 outbreaks that threaten the health and lives of detainees, guards, and the broader population, Human Rights Watch said today. Since March…

The devastating impact of COVID-19 on children

The COVID-19 crisis has a potentially far-reaching, long-term negative impact on children around the world, Human Rights Watch said in a report released today. The impact is likely to be devastating, even though children who contract…