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Detention conditions remained poor. Restrictions on the rights to freedom of expression, association and peaceful assembly persisted; and security forces used excessive force to disperse protesters. The state authorities failed to protect environmental human rights defenders from threats, intimidation, harassment and arbitrary arrest. Extreme weather events and drought led to widespread internal displacement, and levels of food insecurity increased. Women, LGBTI people and persons with albinism suffered discrimination.

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