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Multiple Crises, Fiscal Systems and Human Rights: Submission to the Independent Expert on Foreign Debt, Other International Financial Obligations and Human Rights

Amnesty International submits this input in response to the call for contributions to inform the thematic report on “Multiple crisis, fiscal systems and human rights”, to be presented at the 78th session of the UN General Assembly. Placing it within the wider context of a global debt crisis this...
Africa Killings and Disappearances

South Sudan: Technical assistance without political will is not sufficient: Human Rights Council must renew the mandate of the Commission on Human Rights in South Sudan

Speaking during the United Nations (UN) Human Rights Council’s (HRC) interactive dialogue on the report of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights on South Sudan today, Amnesty International expressed its concern about the continued perpetration of crimes under international law and the...
Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

Promotion of Inclusive and Effective Tax Cooperation at the United Nations Submission to the UN Secretary General, 78th General Assembly Session, 5-19 September 2023

States have clear obligations to cooperate effectively and fairly in order to reform global taxation with the aim of mobilizing sufficient resources to meet their respective human rights obligations, address inequality, achieve the SDGs and finance a just climate transition. A key way to achieve...