From the Ruins: African Human Rights Leadership

Here is a video about the African Human Rights Leadership Campaign created by IAS Freedom Medal Winner Tim BowlesFrom the Ruins introduces the African Human Rights Leadership Campaign, an initiative inspiring and equipping young people to create positive futures for their communities and countries. Since its inception in 2006, the Campaign has trained hundreds of youth and reached thousands more in post-conflict Liberia and Sierra Leone as well as in Ghana, Togo and Ethiopia.>> … [Read more...]

Mohammad Khalil Ullah — Freedom Medalist

In honor of the anniversary of the IAS, to be celebrated this weekend in the UK, here is a story about one of last year's freedom medalists. Fighting For The Rights Of India‚Äôs Most Neglected And Vulnerable For those living in Calcutta, capital city of the West Indian state of Bengal, life presents a steady diet of human degradation.Inspired by Calcutta icon Mother Theresa, Mohammad Khalil Ullah wanted to give the forgotten children of this city a chance for a better life. He was drawn in p … [Read more...]