Filters applied

13 results

Sort by
Grenada Censorship and Freedom of Expression

Amnesty International assessment of the implementation by states of previous UPR recommendations: 21st session of the UPR Working Group, January 2015

The key value of the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) lies in its potential to contribute to tangible improvements in the situation of human rights in the countries under review. The focus of all participating states should therefore be on implementation. In this document, Amnesty International...
Afghanistan Armed Conflict

Wire, September/October 2013. Vol. 43, issue 005

1) The Agenda 2) Up front: Egypt’s long road to equality 3) Forced evictions; ‘Even the rats in my house are worried’ 4) ‘They would only succeed if we weren’t consulted’ 5) United we stand 6) The day the bulldozers came 7) Chile: A cunning devil 8) Silencing Iran’s universities 9) Afghanistan:...
Austria Armed Conflict

The Wire, November 2003. Vol. 33, No. 10.

1) Nigeria: Amina Lawal is free – at last! 2) Impunity for army in Nepal? 3) Children with mental disabilities in Russian Federation – new attitudes, old practices 4) Children sentenced to death in Philippines 5) Honduras: Killing with impunity continues. 6) Riad al-Turk talks to the wire. 7) World...
Belgium Death Penalty

Death Penalty News October 1991

1. Hong Kong’s legislative council backs proposal to abolish the death penalty. 2. USSR: New laws reduce scope of death penalty. 3. Grenada: Commutations in 1983 coup case. 4. Papua New Guinea: Reintroduction of the death penalty for murder. 5. Kuwait: Death sentences commuted after international...