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Mandeep Tiwana
Mandeep Tiwana is a lawyer specialising in human rights and civil society issues and the Head of Policy and Research at CIVICUS, the global civil society alliance.

Entries by Mandeep Tiwana

An Unstoppable Force for Good

(0) Comments | Posted September 24, 2015 | 9:15 AM

World leaders have a historic opportunity to end extreme poverty, reduce inequality, promote peace and justice, and safeguard the environment this September 25 when they sign off on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Unprecedented in their scope and ambition, the SDGs will test the resolve of the international community...

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Protecting Embattled Civil Society

(0) Comments | Posted October 18, 2012 | 5:33 PM

The world was outraged when a 14-year-old girl in Pakistan was shot in the head last week simply for being an ardent advocate for the right of girls to an education. Unfortunately, Malala's case is not an isolated one. In most parts of the world today, individuals and organizations working...

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