Peru: Nothing to celebrate: Amnesty International submission for the UN Universal Periodic Review, 28th session of the UPR Working Group, November 2017
In this submission Amnesty International expresses concerns about weaknesses in the Ombudsperson function, outstanding ratification of the Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, and inadequate legislation to protect Indigenous Peoples’ right to land. Amnesty International also raises concerns about impunity for past human rights violations, obstacles in the enjoyment of sexual and reproductive rights, persistent discrimination against LGBTI persons, violent repression of social protests by the security forces, and attacks against human rights defenders.
Choose a language to view report
- STATES MUST UNEQUIVOCALLY ANCHOR THEIR HOUSING STRATEGIES IN HUMAN RIGHTS - WRITTEN STATEMENT TO THE 37TH SESSION OF THE HRC
- Iran: Young human rights defenders at risk of torture: Shima Babaee and Dariush Zand
- The Human Rights Council should urge states to implement their human rights obligations related to the environment- written statement to the 37th session of the HRC