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Haiti: Families at imminent risk of forced eviction
12 March 2014

Around twenty families who were left homeless after the January 2010 earthquake in Haiti face imminent forced eviction from their makeshift camp ...

Urgent Action       AMR 36/007/2014

Venezuela: Further information: Death toll rises during ...
11 March 2014

Two more fatalities have occurred in Venezuela as violent clashes during protests continue. The death toll has risen to 23 and the number of injured ...

Urgent Action       AMR 53/008/2014

Colombia: Community leader repeatedly threatened: Yomaira ...
7 March 2014

Yomaira Mendoza, a leader of the Afro-descendant community in the Curvaradó River Basin campaigning for collective land titles, has received repeated ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/009/2014

Venezuela: More killings during Venezuelan protests
7 March 2014

Violent clashes during protests that started in early February give no signs of abating and have led to the death of two more people on 6 March. So far ...

Urgent Action       AMR 53/007/2014

Injustice incorporated: Corporate abuses and the human right ...
7 March 2014

Victims of human rights violations and abuses frequently face significant challenges when seeking remedy. This book explores the challenges involved ...

Report       POL 30/001/2014

My life. my health, my education, my choice, my future, My ...
6 March 2014

All over the world, people are coerced, criminalized and discriminated against, simply for making choices about their bodies and their lives. In the face ...

Document       ACT 35/001/2014

USA: Execution set for crime committed at age 18: Anthony ...
6 March 2014

Anthony Doyle is scheduled to be executed in Texas on 27 March for a murder committed in 2003 when he was 18 years old. If he had been 93 days ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/016/2014

Mexico: Indigenous land activists threatened
6 March 2014

An Indigenous family of land activists received a death threat on 27 February. The family are struggling to preserve their land against the construction ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/007/2014

Wire, March/April 2014. Vol. 44, issue 002
6 March 2014

1) The Agenda 2) Up front: Protecting people in a human rights crisis 3) My Body My Rights My Future 4) Who controls your body? 5) Nepal: Removing ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/002/2014

USA: Texas execution imminent for crime at age 18: Ray ...
6 March 2014

Ray Jasper is scheduled to be executed in Texas on 19 March for a murder committed in 1998 when he was 18 years old. If he had been three months ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/015/2014