July 5th, 2018

Uganda’s Social Media Tax – a threat to freedom of speech?

Uganda’s controversial new social media tax has been passed this week, raising a storm of backlash from Ugandans who have taken to platforms like Twitter to express their dissatisfaction. The tax is being levied on users of major social media sites like Twitter, Instagram and Facebook at a rate of 200 shillings ($0.05) per day....

May 16th, 2018

Baroness Cox talks Global Nursing in Parliament

On 14th May 2018 Baroness Cox responded in the HoL to Lord Crisp’s (crossbench) notion for greater Government investment in global nursing. In her speech, Caroling refers to two HART Partners, PAORINHER in Uganda and The Lady Cox Rehabilitation Centre in Nagorno-Karabakh, drawing attention to the brilliant dedication and ability of their staff....

January 12th, 2018

HART Weekly Review 12/01/2018

This week’s HART Weekly Review features a letter signed by Baroness Cox to the Government, blogs and a summary of the top stories from the countries where we work. Letter to the UK Government to redouble efforts in South Sudan: Baroness Cox co-signed a letter to the UK Government to increase peacebuilding efforts in South Sudan. ...

December 15th, 2017

HART Weekly Review 15/12/17

This week’s HART Weekly Review includes blogs and a summary of the top stories from the countries where we work Blogs Shan women become victims of trafficking in Thailand: The people from Shan State are one of the groups whom have suffered exceptionally similar atrocities to the Rohingya people....

November 25th, 2016

News Round-Up 25/11/2016

News from HART
  • HART is currently looking for a new part time Advocacy Officer! Click here for more information.
  • Entries are still open for the HART Prize for Human Rights, click here for more information.
Burma  ...

October 7th, 2016

News Round-Up 07/10/2016

News from HART:
  • Our team recently returned from a field visit to Nagorno-Karabakh where we met our local partners and had interesting conversations on the present situation. We will also be providing a detailed report on our visit, soon. Meanwhile, click here to find out more about what our partners in Nagorno-Karabakh are doing to support and improve lives of people living in the region.
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September 16th, 2016

News Round-Up 16/09/16

News from HART:
  • We’ve had a busy week in our new offices and an exciting visit from our Burmese local partner Dr Sasa! Sasa gave a wonderful talk in the House of Lords that you can read about by clicking here.
Burma  ...

September 2nd, 2016

News Round-Up 02/09/16

News from HART: Burma ...

August 26th, 2016

News Round-Up 26/08/16

News From HART:
  • We are recruiting! We are looking for a Finance and Administration Intern to begin September 2016. Deadline for applications 31st August. For details and application form please see here.
Burma ...

August 19th, 2016

News Round-Up 19/08/16

News from HART
  • We are recruiting! We are looking for a Finance and Administration Intern to begin September 2016. Deadline for applications 31st August. For details and application form please see here.
  • Read Vincent’s blog on the Panglong Peace Conference in Burma here.
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