UN Rights Council votes to launch Gaza probe
Israel said it would not cooperate with a UN probe into possible war crimes committed during the conflict.
DW reporters in China: Documenting the erosion of fundamental rights
The rule of law in the People's Republic of China is eroding, as it is in Hong Kong, where it has practically been suspended. DW reporters have followed these developments — now, they are being honored with press awards.
Japanese women dance for rights, against sexism
Japanese women dance during an event inspired by the global One Billion Rising campaign, a mass action to end violence against women, with #KuToo anti-high heels campaigner Yumi Ishikawa joining the team. The performance took place days after former Olympics chief Yoshiro Mori stepped down following his sexist remarks.
Biden, Xi discuss human rights, trade in first call
US President Joe Biden and his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping, discussed issues including trade and human rights. Xi warned against a potential confrontation between the US and China.
Is Croatia going the way of Poland on reproductive rights?
In Croatia, lawmakers and activists have been debating abortion legislation for three decades. The church, conservative politicians and pro-life activists now want to see rules tightened as they have been in Poland.