Normes relatives aux droits humains

L’épouse d’un gardien de prison victime de meurtre demande justice pour un homme placé à l’isolement depuis 42 ans - 4 mars 2014

Headline Title:  États-Unis : il faut libérer Albert Woodfox Le matin du 17 avril 1972 restera gravé à tout jamais dans la mémoire de Leontine Rogers. Quand Brent Miller a été tué dans la prison de Louisiane où il travaillait, ni Teenie, son épouse, ni ses autres proches ne s’imaginaient qu’ils se retrouveraient mêlés à une affaire judiciaire qui dure désormais depuis près d’un demi-siècle. Media Node:  Teenie main clip Albert Woodfox today_fr Angola 3 video_fr Albert Woodfox old_fr Angola isolation cell_fr Story Location:  United States 36° 55' 44.8716" N, 105° 38' 25.9044" W See map: Google Maps “J’ai l’impression que les autorités s’en prennent à eux parce qu’elles ont besoin de désigner un coupable et qu’elles pensent ainsi rendre justice. Mais nous sommes au contraire face à une injustice […] Il faut que cela cesse, pour que ma famille et moi puissions tourner la page.” Source:  Teenie Rogers, l'épouse de Brent Miller, gardien de prison assassiné. URL:  États-Unis. Il faut mettre un terme à la campagne de vengeance que subit Albert Woodfox depuis 40 ans et le libérer Description:  Communiqué de presse, 6 janvier 2014 URL:  Justice différée jusqu’à la fin Description:  Article, 4 octobre 2013 URL:  La «justice» de la Louisiane maintient un homme à l’isolement depuis plus de 40 ans Description:  Nouvelle, 26 mars 2013 URL:  États-Unis : 100 ans à l'isolement. Les « Trois d'Angola » et leur combat pour la justice Description:  Rapport, 2011

Esposa de guardia penitenciario asesinado pide justicia para hombre aislado desde hace 42 años - 4 mars 2014

Headline Title:  Esposa de guardia penitenciario asesinado pide justicia para hombre aislado Leontine Rogers, conocida como Teenie, tendrá siempre grabada en su memoria la mañana del 17 de abril de 1972. Cuando su esposo, Brent Miller, fue asesinado en la prisión de Luisiana donde trabajaba, ni Teenie ni su familia imaginaron que su vida iba a verse emmarañada en una causa judicial que dura ya casi medio siglo. Media Node:  Teenie main clip Albert Woodfox today_es Video: Angola 3 Albert Woodfox old_es Angola isolation cell_es Story Location:  United States 36° 55' 44.8716" N, 105° 38' 25.9044" W See map: Google Maps “Es como si el Estado fuera a por ellos porque necesita culpar a alguien y cree que está haciendo justicia. Pero lo que han hecho es una injusticia [...] hay que pararlo, para que mi familia y yo podamos pasar página.” Source:  Teenie Rogers, esposa de Brent Miller URL:  USA: End four-decade campaign of vengeance and release Albert Woodfox Description:  Noticia, 6 de enero de 2014 URL:  Justicia postergada hasta el final Description:  Artículo, 4 de octubre de 2013 URL:  La “justicia” de Luisiana mantiene en aislamiento a un hombre durante más de 40 años Description:  Noticia, 26 de marzo de 2013 URL:  EE. UU.: Cien años en régimen de aislamiento. Los "Tres de Angola" y su lucha por la justicia Description:  Informe, 2011

Wife of murdered prison guard urges justice for man placed in solitary 42 years ago - 4 mars 2014

Headline Title:  Wife of murdered prison guard urges justice for man placed in solitary 42 years ago The morning of 17 April 1972 will be forever etched on Leontine Rogers’ memory. When her husband Brent Miller was murdered at the Louisiana prison he worked in, neither Teenie nor the rest of their family imagined their lives would become embroiled in a legal case that has spanned nearly half a century. Media Node:  Teenie main clip Albert Woodfox today Angola 3 video Albert Woodfox old Angola isolation cell Story Location:  United States 30° 32' 1.9572" N, 92° 6' 33.75" W See map: Google Maps “I feel like the state is pursuing them because they need to blame someone and they think they are doing justice. But what they have been doing is an injustice … This needs to stop, for me and my family to get closure. ” Source:  Teenie Rogers, wife of the late Brent Miller. URL:  USA: End four-decade campaign of vengeance and release Albert Woodfox Description:  News Story, 6 January 2014 URL:  Justice deferred to the end Description:  Feature, 4 October 2013 URL:  Louisiana’s “justice” keeps man locked up in isolation for over 40 years Description:  News, 26 March 2013 URL:  “USA: 100 years in solitary: ‘The Angola 3’ and their fight for justice” Description:  Report, 2011

اعتماد قرار في مجلس الأمن الدولي يعطي بصيصاً من الأمل بشأن سوريا - 22 février 2014

Headline Title:  اعتماد قرار في مجلس الأمن الدولي يعطي بصيصاً من الأمل بشأن سوريا قالت منظمة العفو الدولية إن اعتماد قرار بالإجماع في مجلس الأمن الدولي بشأن المساعدات الإنسانية وانتهاكات حقوق الإنسان في سوريا يُعد خطوة مهمة نحو تخفيف المعاناة عن السوري قالت منظمة العفو الدولية إن اعتماد قرار بالإجماع في مجلس الأمن الدولي بشأن المساعدات الإنسانية وانتهاكات حقوق الإنسان في سوريا يُعد خطوة مهمة نحو تخفيف المعاناة عن السوريين Media Node:  Syria AR Twitter Tag:  Syria Story Location:  المملكة المتحدة 37° 10' 2.9244" N, 38° 29' 49.5348" E See map: Google Maps “إن القرار الذي اعتُمد اليوم قد تأخر طويلاً، ولكنه يمنح طوق النجاة لما يزيد عن ربع مليون شخص يعيشون تحت الحصار في سوريا وحوالي 9.3 مليون مدني في حاجة للمساعدات الإنسانية، حيث يمنح بصيصاً من الأمل في وضع حد لمعاناتهم ” Source:  خوزيه لويز دياز، رئيس مكتب منظمة العفو الدولية في مقر الأمم المتحدة في نيويورك Date:  Sa, 22/02/2014 “إلا إن الاختبار الحقيقي سيتجلى في مدى التزام الحكومة السورية وجماعات المعارضة المسلحة بتنفيذ المطالب الواردة في القرار. وإذا لم يكن هناك تحسن ملموس في الوضع على أرض الواقع، فإن القرار لن يغير شيئاً، وسيتعين على مجلس الأمن حينئذ أن يتصرف تبعاً لذلك” Source:  خوزيه لويز دياز، رئيس مكتب منظمة العفو الدولية في مقر الأمم المتحدة في نيويورك URL:  UN Security Council must not fail Syria’s besieged civilians again Description:  News Story, 13 February 2014. URL:  Joint NGO Statement on Geneva II Talks Description:  Press release, 22 January 2014. URL:  Syria peace conference must act on allegations of 'industrial-scale' torture and killings in custody Description:  News story, 21 January 2014. URL:  Syria peace conference must end starvation for besieged civilians Description:  News story, 16 January 2014.

UN Security Council: Adoption of resolution offers first sign of hope for Syria - 22 février 2014

Headline Title:  UN Security Council: Adoption of resolution offers first sign of hope for Syria   The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) unanimous vote to adopt a resolution addressing humanitarian aid and human rights abuses in Syria is a significant step towards alleviating the suffering in Syria, said Amnesty International.  Media Node:  Syria Twitter Tag:  Syria Story Location:  Royaume-Uni 35° 17' 9.546" N, 38° 0' 45.702" E See map: Google Maps “The resolution adopted today is long overdue but it throws a lifeline to more than a quarter of a million people living under siege in Syria and 9.3 million civilians in need of humanitarian aid, by offering a tangible sign of hope for an end to their suffering ” Source:  José Luis Díaz, Head of Amnesty International’s UN office in New York. Date:  Sa, 22/02/2014 “The true test will be how far the Syrian government and armed opposition groups will abide by the demands of the resolution. Unless there is palpable improvement in the situation on the ground the resolution will not change things and the Security Council then has to act accordingly.” Source:  José Luis Díaz URL:  UN Security Council must not fail Syria’s besieged civilians again Description:  News Story, 13 February 2014. URL:  Joint NGO Statement on Geneva II Talks Description:  Press release, 22 January 2014. URL:  Syria peace conference must act on allegations of 'industrial-scale' torture and killings in custody Description:  News story, 21 January 2014. URL:  Syria peace conference must end starvation for besieged civilians Description:  News story, 16 January 2014.

Nigeria: World Bank 'dragging its feet' on resettlement package after forced eviction - 21 février 2014

Headline Title:  Nigeria: World Bank 'dragging its feet' on resettlement package after forced eviction A year after bulldozers razed the homes of 9,000 people in a community meant to benefit from a World Bank funded project in Lagos, the state government and the World Bank are failing miserably to l A year after bulldozers razed the homes of 9,000 people in a community meant to benefit from a World Bank funded project in Lagos, the state government and the World Bank are failing miserably to live up to their promise to adequately compensate and resettle them. Media Node:  Badia East Badia East video Story Location:  Nigeria 8° 53' 6.2592" N, 8° 15' 49.3812" E “The community is suffering because of the reckless actions of the Lagos state government and the World Bank’s failure to ensure that those meant to benefit from its projects are not forcibly evicted from their homes.” Source:  Oluwatosin Popoola, Nigeria Researcher at Amnesty International. URL:  Nigeria: Lagos state government must stop wave of devastating forced evictions Description:  News Story, 12 August 2013. URL:  From victim to human rights activist Description:  News Story, 13 December 2013.

Indonesia: Exploited domestic workers urgently need legal protection - 13 février 2014

Headline Title:  Indonesia: Exploited domestic workers urgently need legal protection Millions of domestic workers in Indonesia are at risk of economic exploitation and routine abuse while living in legal limbo without protection, Amnesty International said as the country marks Nati Millions of domestic workers in Indonesia are at risk of economic exploitation and routine abuse while living in legal limbo without protection, Amnesty International said as the country marks National Domestic Workers Day on 15 February.   Media Node:  Indonesia domestic workers Story Location:  Indonesia 0° 46' 44.0652" N, 101° 17' 38.202" E “Domestic workers remain essentially second-class citizens in Indonesia. Millions of them, the vast majority women or girls, are at risk of exploitation and many are abused, but have no legal means of improving their own situation ” Source:  Papang Hidayat, Amnesty International’s Indonesia Researcher Date:  Je, 13/02/2014 URL:  Indonesian migrant workers in Hong Kong tell their stories Description:  Feature, 21 November 2013 URL:  Thousands of Indonesian women trafficked to Hong Kong face exploitation and risk domestic 'slavery' Description:  News story, 21 November 2013 URL:  Exploited for profit, failed by governments: Indonesian migrant domestic workers trafficked to Hong Kong Description:  Report, 21 November 2013 URL:  Landmark treaty adopted to protect domestic workers’ rights Description:  News story, 17 June 2011

California must introduce radical changes to prison isolation - 10 février 2014

Headline Title:  California must introduce radical changes to prison isolation The authorities in California must introduce radical changes to the cruel conditions of the state’s solitary confinement units, said Amnesty International. The authorities in California must introduce radical changes to the cruel conditions of the state’s solitary confinement units, said Amnesty International ahead of a key hearing. Media Node:  California isolation Story Location:  États-Unis 40° 21' 36.918" N, 121° 38' 19.0464" W See map: Google Maps URL:  USA: California prison authorities ‘toying with the lives’ of inmates on hunger strike Description:  News Story, 30 August 2014. URL:  USA: Locked away for decades - the plight of California’s isolation prisoners Description:  News Story, 13 November 2012 URL:  USA: California authorities urged to end shocking conditions in prison isolation units Description:  News Story, 27 September 2012 URL:  Prisoners in isolation in California Description:  Infographic, 27 September 2012 URL:  USA: Isolation Units in California’s Prisons – Facts and Figures Description:  Facts and Figures, 27 September 2012

Nigeria : une victime devenue militante - 13 décembre 2013

Headline Title:  Nigeria : une victime devenue militante Si Bimbo Osobe avait baissé les bras et renoncé à la lutte, on lui pardonnerait volontiers. Bimbo Osobe est l’une des milliers de personnes qui ont été expulsées de force de chez elles, à Badia-Est, dans l'État de Lagos (Nigeria), le 23 février 2013. Mais elle se bat pour défendre ses droits et ceux des autres. Media Node:  LWM Nigeria_fr LWM Nigeria 2_fr En un coup d'œil:  PASSEZ À L'ACTIONCommunauté de Badia-Est - Les foyers de centaines de familles détruits Twitter Tag:  Write4Rights Story Location:  Nigeria 7° 38' 7.7964" N, 6° 3' 52.0308" E “Beaucoup de gens n’ont plus de toit sur leur tête, beaucoup d’enfants ne peuvent plus aller à l’école, beaucoup de femmes n’arrivent plus à nourrir leurs enfants et beaucoup de pères sont bien en peine de subvenir aux besoins de leur famille. C’est pourquoi j’ai décidé de me battre jusqu’au bout pour défendre mes droits et les droits des autres.” Source:  Bimbo Osobe, habitante de Badia-Est. URL:  Communauté de Badia-Est - Les foyers de centaines de familles détruits Description:  Passez à l'action ! URL:  Une victime devenue militante Description:  Lisez cet article dans LE FIL, le magazine d'Amnesty International URL:  Écrire pour les droits : lorsqu'une idée simple devient une force mondiale Description:  Nouvelle, 3 décembre 2013

De víctima a activista de derechos humanos - 13 décembre 2013

Headline Title:  De víctima a activista de derechos humanos Habría sido fácil olvidar a Bimbo Osobe si hubiera desistido y pensase que no podía seguir adelante. Bimbo Osobe estaba entre los miles de personas que fueron desalojadas por la fuerza de sus hogares en Badia East, estado de Lagos (Nigeria), el 23 de febrero de 2013. Pero ella se ha rebelado. Media Node:  LWM Nigeria_es LWM Nigeria 2_es En un coup d'œil:  ACTÚAComunidad de Badia East - Centenares de hogares destruidos Twitter Tag:  Write4Rights Story Location:  Nigeria 7° 38' 7.7964" N, 6° 3' 52.0308" E “Muchas personas han quedado sin hogar, muchos niños y niñas ya no pueden ir a la escuela, muchas madres ya no pueden cuidar de sus familias y muchos padres se sienten impotentes por no poder darles sustento. Por eso me decidí a revelarme, para luchar por mis derechos y por los de otras personas hasta la última gota de mi sangre.” Source:  Bimbo Osobe, residente de Badia East. URL:  Comunidad de Badia East - Centenares de hogares destruidos Description:  ¡Actúa! URL:  Escribe por los Derechos: Dos millones de cartas, tuits y textos para cambiar vidas Description:  Noticia, 2 de diciembre de 2013