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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Jamaica: Mandate of Tivoli Commission of Enquiry must be ...
26 February 2014

Public Statement       AMR 38/001/2014

Jamaica: Open Letter from Amnesty International for the ...
17 June 2013

In this open letter, Amnesty International formulate recommendations based on Jamaica's obligations under international law, as elaborated upon by ...

Open Letter       AMR 38/003/2013

Jamaica: Three years on, impunity continues in Jamaica
30 May 2013

Three years have passed since Sheldon Gary Davis was killed by security forces in West Kingston during the state of emergency. Three years that his ...

Document       AMR 38/002/2013

Amnesty International | Jamaica: Three years on, state of ...
17 May 2013

The Jamaican authorities must swiftly appoint a commission of inquiry with an adequate mandate, resources and powers to carry out a thorough ...

Press Release      

Activists worldwide target homophobia in Jamaica, Ukraine ...
17 May 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. FEATURE. AI index: ACT 30/032/2013. 17 May 2013. Activists worldwide target homophobia ...

PressItem       ACT 30/032/2013

Amnesty International | Jamaica: Delays in Tivoli ...
16 January 2013

Continued delays in the investigation into the killing of 73 people in May 2010 during an operation by security forces in West Kingston could be letting ...

Press Release      

Americas: Transforming pain into hope: Human rights ...
7 December 2012

Human rights defenders in the Americas have made fundamental contributions to the advancement of human rights. However, as the clamour for human ...

Report       AMR 01/006/2012

Caribbean: Death penalty in the English-speaking Caribbean ...
30 November 2012

The UN General Assembly has adopted resolutions calling on member states to establish a moratorium on executions with a view to abolishing the death ...

Report       AMR 05/001/2012

Jamaica: One more year without justice
22 May 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. Index: AMR 38/002/2012. 22 May 2012. Jamaica: One more year without justice. ...

Public Statement       AMR 38/002/2012

Jamaica: Fifty years without the liberty to love - by J-FLAG and ...
17 May 2012

AI index: AMR 38/001/2012. Thursday 17 May. Fifty Years without the Liberty to Love -- By J-FLAG and Amnesty International ...

Document       AMR 38/001/2012