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Human Rights in Republic of Korea

Amnesty International  Report 2013


The 2013 Annual Report on
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South Korea: Amnesty International Secretary General to visit ...
20 November 2009

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. MEDIA ADVISORY. AI index: ASA 25/012/2009. November 20 th 2009. Amnesty International ...

Document       ASA 25/012/2009

South Korea must establish an official moratorium on ...
30 October 2009

Since the beginning of 2009, Amnesty International has been concerned that the South Korean government is taking steps towards resuming executions ...

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Migrant workers treated as 'disposable labour' in South Korea ...
21 October 2009

Many migrant workers in South Korea are beaten, trafficked for sexualexploitation and denied their wages for long periods despite ...

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South Korea: Disposable labour: Rights of migrant workers in ...
21 October 2009

With the implementation of the Employment Permit System (EPS) in August 2004, the Republic of Korea (South Korea) became one of the first Asian ...

Report       ASA 25/001/2009

Amnesty International | South Korea: Migrant workers treated ...
21 October 2009

Many migrant workers in South Korea are beaten, trafficked for sexual exploitation and denied their wages for long periods despite the introduction ...

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Amnesty International | South Korea: Dolkun Isa release ...
18 September 2009

Amnesty International today welcomed the release of Dolkun Isa, the Secretary General of the World Uyghur Congress, following his detention at Incheon ...

Press Release      

Amnesty International | Secretary General of World Uighur ...
17 September 2009

Amnesty International calls on the South Korean authorities to immediately release Dolkun Isa, Secretary General of the World Uighur Congress, unless ...

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South Korea: Briefing to the UN Committee on Economic ...
1 September 2009

This briefing summarises Amnesty International's concerns around the treatment of migrant workers in South Korea, including their vulnerability to human ...

Report       ASA 25/011/2009

South Korea: Call for unimpeded access to food, water and ...
31 July 2009

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. Date: 31 July 2009. AI Index: ASA 25/007/2009. South Korea: Call for ...

Document       ASA 25/007/2009

G-20 must set the example and clean up their human rights ...
28 May 2009

Amnesty International's Secretary General has called on the G-20grouping that brings together the world's leading economies to lead byexample and ...

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