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Amnesty International  Report 2013


 
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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

Sudan: Further information: Three activists released from ...
23 July 2014

Three Sudanese activists have been released after two months in detention without charge.

Urgent Action       AFR 54/016/2014

Gambia: President Jammeh must put an end to 20 years of ...
22 July 2014

Joint Statement. 22 July 1994 - 22 July 2014: 20 Years of Fear in Gambia. President Jammeh must put an end to 20 years ...

Public Statement       AFR 27/009/2014

Gambia: 20 Years of fear in Gambia: Time for justice!
22 July 2014

As the government of President Yahya Jammeh marks 20 years in power in Gambia on 22 July 2014, Amnesty International, ARTICLE 19 and Rencontre ...

Report       AFR 27/008/2014

Ethiopia: Release prisoners of conscience immediately and ...
21 July 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: AFR 25/004/2014. 21 July 2014. Ethiopia: Release Prisoners ...

Public Statement       AFR 25/004/2014

Swaziland: Amnesty International condemns the convictions of ...
18 July 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 18 July 2014. Index: AFR 55/002/2014. Swaziland: Amnesty International ...

Public Statement       AFR 55/002/2014

Sudan: Human rights situation in Sudan at the 27th session of ...
18 July 2014

In this open letter, non-governmental organizations urge delegates to recognize and respond to the gravity of the human rights situation in Sudan, and ...

Open Letter       AFR 54/017/2014

Further information: Swaziland: Two men convicted for ...
18 July 2014

On 17 July Bhekithemba Makhubu, editor of Swaziland's monthly news magazine The Nation and human rights lawyer Thulani Maseko were convicted ...

Urgent Action       AFR 55/003/2014

Kenya: Crying for justice: Victims' perspectives on justice for ...
15 July 2014

More than six years ago, violence rocked Kenya following general elections. At least 1100 people were killed, 660000 displaced and thousands injured ...

Report       AFR 32/001/2014

Central African Republic: Time for accountability
10 July 2014

War crimes, crimes against humanity and other serious human rights violations and abuses have been committed in CAR by members of the mainly ...

Report       AFR 19/006/2014