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Nigeria: “Welcome to hell fire”: Torture and other ill-treatment ...
2 September 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL MEDIA ADVISORY 2 September 2014. Index: AFR 44/021/2014 Nigeria: “Welcome to hell ...

PressItem       AFR 44/021/2014

World Bank: Investigate Inspection Panel's Pilot Approach to ...
2 September 2014

Amnesty International has expressed significant concerns about a new approach being used by the World Bank Inspection Panel to address complaints ...

Public Statement       AFR 44/020/2014

Nigeria: The World Bank Inspection Panel's early solutions ...
2 September 2014

In July 2014 the World Bank Inspection Panel decided not to register a Request for Inspection made by people who had been subjected to a forced eviction ...

Document       AFR 44/018/2014

Wire, September/October 2014. Vol. 44, issue 005
1 September 2014

1) The Agenda 2) Up front: No more fear in Gambia 3) SOS Europe: Bulgaria: Stories of hope and longing 4) My Body My Rights: El Salvador: 'A witch ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/005/2014

Nigeria: At the mercy of the government: Violation of the right ...
19 August 2014

Close to 18 months after the Lagos state government sent bulldozers into the informal settlement of Badia East in Lagos state Nigeria; and demolished ...

Report       AFR 44/017/2014

Nigeria: Destitute victims of forced eviction must be ...
19 August 2014

The World Bank endorsed the Lagos state government's inadequate compensation package for thousands of people forcibly evicted from an informal ...

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Q&A: Nigeria's military implicated in war crimes | Amnesty ...
5 August 2014

Questions and answers on the gruesome footage and other evidence of war crimes in north-eastern Nigeria, which Amnesty International has made ...

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Nigeria: No progress: An evaluation of the implementation of ...
4 August 2014

Three years after the publication of a ground-breaking report by the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) on oil pollution in Ogoniland, the people ...

Report       AFR 44/013/2014

Human rights for human dignity : A primer on economic, social ...
28 July 2014

This publication outlines some of the key features of economic, social and cultural rights. It presents an overview of these rights, outlines their scope and ...

Report       POL 34/001/2014

Amnesty International | Nigeria: World Bank panel turns its ...
18 July 2014

The decision by a World Bank Inspection Panel to refuse to investigate a complaint about forced evictions linked to a World Bank project in Lagos shows ...

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