Poverty

Forced evictions in Zimbabwe leave thousands of children without access to education - 5 October 2011

A new Amnesty International report says children forced from their homes by Operation Murambatsvina are unlikely to access adequate schooling. Teaser image:  The Zimbabwean government must ensure that children living in the settlements it created to re-house those made homeless by its mass forced eviction program six years ago are able to go to school, Files:  At Hatcliffe Extension children as young as 13 seek construction work to earn a living

Le Cambodge doit faire cesser les expulsions forcées autour du lac Boeung Kak à Phnom Penh - 19 September 2011

Les autorités cambodgiennes doivent mettre fin à une série d'expulsions forcées menées avec brutalité qui ont fait perdre leur logement à des milliers de familles à Phnom Penh, a déclaré Amnesty In Quelque 90 familles risquent de perdre très prochainement leur logement étant donné qu'une société d'exploitation continue de dégager le terrain en vue de construire.

Cambodia urged to halt Boeung Kak Lake forced evictions in Phnom Penh - 19 September 2011

The Cambodian authorities must stop a series of heavy-handed forced evictions in Phnom Penh which have seen thousands of families lose their homes, Amnesty International said today. Around 90 families are at imminent risk of losing their homes as a development company continues to clear the land for construction.

Angola: Inminente desalojo forzoso de cientos de familias - 22 August 2011

Cientos de familias de la ciudad meridional angoleña de Lubango podrían quedarse en la miseria. Unas 750 familias de la ciudad meridional de Lubango, Angola, han recibido la orden de abandonar sus casas para que se construya una nueva carretera.

Angola to forcibly evict hundreds of families - 22 August 2011

Hundreds of families in Angola’s southern city of Lubango could be left destitute, as authorities prepare to demolish their homes on Thursday to build a new road. Some 750 families in Angola's southern city of Lubango have been ordered to leave their homes to make way for a new road.

Les Nations unies estiment que le Brésil a négligé de prévenir la mort d'une femme enceinte - 19 August 2011

Le Brésil doit de toute urgence améliorer les services de santé proposés aux femmes pendant et après leur grossesse, a déclaré Amnesty International vendredi 19 août après qu'un organe des Nat Les Nations unies ont rendu une décision historique, établissant que le Brésil a fait subir des discriminations à une femme enceinte d'ascendance africaine et a manqué à son obligation de prévenir son décès.

La ONU declara que Brasil no previno la muerte de una embarazada - 19 August 2011

Brasil debe mejorar urgentemente los servicios de salud de que disponen las mujeres durante y después del embarazo, ha declarado hoy Amnistía Internacional después de que un órgano de la ONU resolv Una histórica decisión de la ONU ha declarado que Brasil discriminó a una mujer afrodescendiente embarazada y no previno su muerte. 

UN finds Brazil failed to prevent pregnant woman’s death - 19 August 2011

Brazil must urgently improve the health services available to women during and after pregnancy, Amnesty International said today after a UN body determined the country failed to prevent the death o A landmark UN decision has found that Brazil discriminated against a pregnant Afro-descendant woman and failed to prevent her death.

صربيا: عمليات الإخلاء القسري تتسبب بتشرد عائلات من طائفة الروما - 12 August 2011

في أحدث حلقة من حلقات سلسلة عمليات الإخلاء القسري، تقطعت السُبُل بخمس عائلات من أفراد طائفة الروما (الغجر)، وأصبحت مشردةً في بلغراد بعْدَ إخلائهم قسراً من مبانٍ غير حكومية (مملوكة لآخرين) كانوا يشغ في أحدث حلقة من حلقات سلسلة عمليات الإخلاء القسري، تقطعت السُبُل بخمس عائلات من أفراد طائفة الروما (الغجر) بعْدَ إخلائهم قسراً من مبانٍ غير حكومية في بلغراد.

Serbia: Forced eviction leaves Roma families homeless - 12 August 2011

Five Roma families have been left homeless in Belgrade after they were forcibly evicted yesterday from privately owned buildings they had been occupying, the latest in a string of such evictions. Serbian officials allow another forced eviction of Roma family in Belgrade

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