International Development Director Tim Bowles returned to Accra, Ghana, this week to conclude the current phase of YHRI’s human rights leadership project in conjunction with YHRI-Ghana. Chiefly organized by YHRI’s African program director Sammy Jacobs-Abbey, competing...
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, USA •
Saturday, 14 April 2007
Human rights were the focus of a lively fashion and music show featuring the collections of five Los Angeles designers, modeled by aspiring young models and actors. The event was spearheaded by actress Cassandra Hepburn who decided to take action to raise awareness about human...
JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA •
Friday, 13 April 2007
YHRI’s Director for International Development, Tim Bowles, and YHRI-South Africa’s Alan Wohrnitz presented an enthusiastically received seminar today on the United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights to a standing room-only assembly of “City Year Johannesburg” volunteers.
ST. PETERSBURG, FLORIDA, USA •
Saturday, 7 April 2007
In these dangerous times people of all faiths must come together to educate ourselves and our youth in basic human rights. These rights were set forth by the United Nations in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Our purpose with the Human Rights Walkathon, 2007,...
Nineteen-year-old race car driver Niki Lanik, the reigning 2006 Clio Cup Winter Champion, flew around England’s 1.2 mile Brands Hatch Indy circuit track on April 1st and 2nd with the Youth for Human Rights logo prominently displayed. Niki and the Youth for Human Rights UK...