Activism by Country

On April 8, 2014

In Barbados, if you are convicted of treason or murder, the only punishment you can receive by law is the death penalty.

On February 17, 2014

On 20 December the Ugandan Parliament passed an Anti-Homosexuality Bill which entrenches hatred and discrimination against those who are, or who are believed to be, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgen

On February 17, 2014

The death penalty is still presented as a crime control measure in the Caribbean despite the lack of convincing evidence of its deterrent effect.

On February 17, 2014

Migrant workers' accomodation in Qatar © Shaival Dalal


On December 8, 2013

Ethiopian journalist Eskinder Nega is serving an 18-year prison sentence for “terrorism”.

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