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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Peru: Human rights defenders' lives threatened
16 October 2012

On 4 and 8 October, Peruvian human rights defenders Rosario Huayanca Zapata and Father José Manuel Miranda Azpiroz received a series of death ...

Urgent Action       AMR 46/007/2012

Suggested recommendations to States considered in the 14th ...
1 September 2012

In this document Amnesty International makes recommendations to the governments of different states about ratification of international human rights ...

Document       IOR 41/019/2012

Os governos devem parar de impor projetos de infraestrutura ...
8 August 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC DOCUMENT. 8 August 2012. Index: AMR 01/005/2012. Governments must stop imposing ...

Document       AMR 01/005/2012

Americas: Time and again, Indigenous rights trampled for ...
8 August 2012

Across the Americas, governments are trampling over the rights of Indigenous Peoples in the name of economic development.

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Americas: Governments must stop imposing development ...
8 August 2012

Governments across the Americas continue to discriminate against Indigenous peoples by denying their right to have a say on decisions which may ...

Document       AMR 01/005/2012

Peru: Appeal for calm after fatal violence at mine protest ...
5 July 2012

Peruvian authorities have imposed a state of emergency in the north of the country, where protests over construction of a goldmine have turned deadly ...

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Peru: Mayor detained, risks ill-treatment
1 June 2012

The mayor of the southern town of Espinar has been detained since 30 May. He risks ill-treatment and could face an unfair trial.

Urgent Action       AMR 46/003/2012

Report 2012: No longer business as usual for tyranny and ...
24 May 2012

Amnesty International releases its flagship yearly report documenting the state of the world's human rights.

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Peru: Human rights concerns in Peru: Amnesty International ...
1 April 2012

In this submission, Amnesty International notes that the law on the right of Indigenous Peoples to prior consultation has been adopted, but however has ...

Report       AMR 46/002/2012

Peru to reopen investigation into forced sterilizations of ...
31 October 2011

The Peruvian authorities must investigate allegations that a government-run family planning scheme was used to sterilize thousands of indigenous and ...

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