UNICEF Reaffirms Support for Zambian ChildrenAugust 17, 2017The United Nations children's agency UNICEF on Wednesday reaffirmed its commitment towards addressing issues affecting children in Zambia.
Renegotiation of 'Comfort Women' Agreement PursuedAugust 16, 2017As the numbers of "comfort women" dwindle, activists are urging the South Korean government and its newly elected President Moon Jae-in to renegotiate its 2015 "comfort women"...
Unit 731 Documentary from NHK Draws Controversy in JapanAugust 16, 2017Japanese national broadcaster NHK recently released a documentary about the atrocities of Japan's notorious Unit 731 during World War II.
Human Rights Activists Demand Justice for 'Comfort Women'August 16, 2017Human rights activists and organizations on Monday rallied in front of the Japanese consulate in San Francisco.
Iraq Promotes UN-supported Action Plan to Save Lives of Mothers and NewbornsAugust 15, 2017Decades of conflict and under-investment have placed a huge strain on Iraq's healthcare system – with pregnant women and their babies paying for it with their lives.
Int'l Memorial Day for 'Comfort Women' Marked in San FranciscoAugust 15, 2017The "Comfort Women" Justice Coalition organized a rally in San Francisco on Monday to mark the International Memorial Day for "Comfort Women".