China

Human trafficking: US downgrades China over record

  • Tue, 06/27/2017 - 15:28

China "is not making significant efforts" to stop human trafficking, the US says, claiming that fewer people are now being prosecuted than before.

Overcoming censorship in China

  • Tue, 06/27/2017 - 15:17

Voice of America and Radio Free Asia are a vital source of uncensored information throughout China, especially on forbidden topics including the financial system, environmental pollution and human rights for Tibetans and ethnic Uyghurs.

 An image of Liu Xiaobo next to a Chinese flag. He has been jailed for nearly 10 years. Photograph: Toby Melville/Reuters

Liu Xiaobo's unbearable fate is stark symbol of where China is heading

  • Mon, 06/26/2017 - 15:28

Treatment of dying Nobel peace prize winner is emblematic of China’s iron rule. Tania Branigan on the remarkable man she nearly met – the day he was arrested

DROI Chair Urges EU to Review Human Rights Dialogue with China

  • Fri, 06/23/2017 - 15:23

During the European Union and China 35th human rights dialogue, the Chair of the European Parliament's Subcommittee on Human Rights, Mr Pier Antonio Panzeri, draw attention to the declining situation of human rights in the People’s Republic of China,

Philip Alston, Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights Credit: UN Photo/Loey Felipe

China should end restrictions on civil society participation in anti-poverty policies, and cooperate with UN mandate-holders without interference

  • Fri, 06/09/2017 - 18:10

Item 3: Interactive Dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty

PHOTO: A five-month investigation reveals the extent of Beijing's influence in Australian politics and Chinese communities. (Reuters: Damir Sagolj)

Australian sovereignty under threat from influence of China's Communist Party

  • Wed, 06/07/2017 - 17:15

The defence and intelligence community believes that attempts by the Chinese Communist Party to exert its influence in Australia pose a direct threat to our nation's liberties and its sovereignty.

A United Nations peacekeeper stands alongside a road during Pope Francis' visit to the capital Bangui, November 29, 2015. © 2015 Reuters

China Pushes to Cut UN Human Rights Posts

  • Wed, 06/07/2017 - 17:07

At the Same Time, US Wants to Cut UN Peacekeeping Funds

China Issues New Rules for What People Can and Can’t Say in Online TV, Movies

  • Tue, 06/06/2017 - 16:13

China’s broadcasting regulator has released new “guidelines” for online entertainment programming to ensure internet productions are held to the same standards as broadcast entertainment content.

Inner Mongolia has become China’s model of assimilation

  • Thu, 06/01/2017 - 16:57

But Chinese Mongolians are still asserting their identity

From left, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, Chinese President Xi Jinping and European Council President Donald Tusk pose for photos before a meeting held at the Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing, China, on Tuesday, July 12, 2016

China: EU Summit Should Make Rights A Priority

  • Tue, 05/30/2017 - 15:44

EU Needs to Deploy ‘Full Weight’ to Ease Crackdown

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