Equatorial Guinea: Human rights defenders and activists pay a high price for speaking out
This submission was prepared for the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) of Equatorial Guinea in May 2019. In it, Amnesty International evaluates the implementation of recommendations made to Equatorial Guinea in its previous UPR, in particular on those recommendations in relation to situation of human rights defenders. It also assesses legislation regulating NGO activities and its impact on freedom of association and sets out a number of cases of human rights defenders and activists who have been subjected to harassment, intimidation and arbitrary detention.
Choose a language to view report
- POSITION PAPER ON STRENGTHENING THE HUMAN RIGHTS TREATY BODIES IN 2020 AND BEYOND
- Nicaragua: Over 130 People Remain in Detention
- Croatia: Existing Laws are Failing Victims of Domestic Violence, Amnesty International Submission for the UN Universal Periodic Review, 36th Session of the UPR Working Group, 4-5 May 2020