Ethiopia must improve its human rights record to be a credible candidate for election to the Human Rights Council

Ethiopia must improve its human rights record to be a credible candidate for election to the Human Rights Council

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رقم الوثيقة: AFR 25/012/2012
تاريخ النشر: 28 أغسطس 2012
التصنيفات: إثيوبيا

Restrictions on freedom of expression and association in Ethiopia have severely limited Ethiopians’ ability to scrutinise the human rights situation in the country and to report or comment on government policy and practice. As a candidate for membership of the Human Rights Council, Ethiopia must take immediate steps to address serious human rights concerns in the country. Amnesty International urges Ethiopia to submit concrete, credible and measurable pledges to address concerns expressed in this statement.