Angola
© LUSA
  • Country profile

Overview

Freedom of expression and peaceful assembly continued to be undermined, despite the initial signs of progress. Land disputes due to large     scale acquisition for private use continued to undermine the right to food and water in rural parts of the country. Failure to fulfill the right to water in both rural and urban areas remained as significant as ever. Extrajudicial killings in the diamond fields of Lunda Norte and Lunda Sul continued with impunity. The rights of LGBTI people remained at risk in practice despite legislative improvements.

Read more

News

Media enquiries

Robert Shivambu

Southern Africa Press Officer, +27 11 283 6000

Our Offices

Southern Africa (Johannesburg, South Africa)

3 Glenhove Street Rosebank 2196 - JOHANNESBURG

Phone

+27 (0) 11 283 6000

Fax

+27 114471734

Amnesty International Secretariat Office

View All Contact Info