Ethnic Issues Human Rights
forced labor, military, minorities, rape
In this 4-page report EarthRights International interviewed Karen and Shan victims of government-sponsored discrimination, including forced labor, rape, destruction of identities and suppression of language. The report documents discrimination against minorities in schools and government institutions, discriminatory violence in conflict zones, and targeting minorities for forced labor.
EarthRights materials, www.earthrights.org
ERI is a group of activists, organizers, and lawyers with expertise in human rights, the environment, and corporate and government accountability who documents, organizes, litigates, educates, and advocates on behalf of human rights and environmental abuses around the world.