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Nigerian Sex Trafficking, Witchcraft, and the Rule of Law
Posted on 27 Nov 2012 by I&FL Community Staff (Rule of Law & Human

Imagine you are a young woman living in Nigeria. Living in poverty without an education or vocational skills, your choices are limited. How will you survive? If you're a single mother, a popular option is to work as a prostitute. Don't... Read More

Will Nigerian Slum Demolition Violate Human Rights?
Posted on 31 Aug 2012 by I&FL Community Staff (Rule of Law & Human

The Nigerian government plans to demolish the Abuja slum of Mpape. The government contends that this high crime area operates as a base for the terrorist group Boko Haram . In addition, the slum predominantly consists of shanties built illegally.... Read More