The 2013 Annual Report on
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Journalist Eric Topona, Secretary General of the Union of Chadian Journalists (UJT) was arrested on 6 May and transferred to Am Sinene prison in the ...
Urgent Action AFR 20/004/2013
Writer and humanitarian worker Jean Laokolé was transferred to the Am Sinene detention centre in the Chadian capital, N'Djamena, on 25 March. He ...
Urgent Action AFR 20/002/2013
In this statement, Amnesty International highlights specific violations of human rights in Somalia, Côte d'Ivoire, Mali and Sudan. The organization raises ...
Document AFR 01/006/2013
Writer Jean Laokolé, a humanitarian worker, was arrested on 22 March 2013 by the security services in the Chadian capital, N'Djamena. His whereabouts ...
Urgent Action AFR 20/001/2013
In this submission, Amnesty International notes the failure of Chad to implement recommendations accepted during its previous UPR. The organization ...
Report AFR 20/003/2013
Three trade unionists and a journalist receive heavy suspended prison sentences and fines for initiating and publishing an anti-government petition.
In Chad, prisoners' lives are often put at risk by harsh detention conditions including severe overcrowding in soaring heat.
Prison conditions in Chad are so deplorable that they amount to cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment or punishment. Cells are severely overcrowded ...
Report AFR 20/007/2012
A new ICJ ruling has found that Senegal must immediately prosecute former Chadian dictator Hissène Habré.
Amnesty International releases its flagship yearly report documenting the state of the world's human rights.