Ida Sawyer

Ida Sawyer

Ida Sawyer is acting Crisis and Conflict director at Human Rights Watch.

Black Lives Matter protests

The US commits the same abuses it condemns abroad

In its response to the George Floyd protests, the US failed to meet the standards that it demands of other countries.

The US commits the same abuses it condemns abroad

Rwanda

Rwanda needs to take torture seriously

There is evidence of torture and abuse of civilians in detention which the Rwandan government cannot deny.

Rwanda needs to take torture seriously