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Malala Yousafzai y Kailash Satyarthi son una auténtica inspiración para la defensa de los derechos de la infancia

Tras el anuncio de que se ha concedido el Premio Nobel de la Paz a la escolar y activista paquistaní del derecho a la educación Malala Yousafzai y al activista indio de los derechos de la infancia Kailash Satyarthi, el secretario general de Amnistía Internacional, Salil Shetty, ha hecho unas declaraciones. Tras el anuncio de que se ha concedido el Premio Nobel de la Paz a la escolar y activista paquistaní del derecho a la educación Malala Yousafzai y al activista indio de los derechos de la infancia

Malala Yousafzai and Kailash Satyarthi are true inspirations for standing up for children's rights - 10 October 2014

Headline Title:  Malala Yousafzai and Kailash Satyarthi are true inspirations for standing up for children' Following the announcement that Pakistani schoolgirl and education rights campaigner Malala Yousafzai and Indian children’s rights activist Kailash Sa Salil Shetty, Secretary General of Amnesty International, praises the two human rights defenders declared as winners of the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize.  Media Node:  malala Twitter Tag:  NobelPeacePrize

Malala Yousafzai and Kailash Satyarthi are true inspirations for standing up for children's rights

Following the announcement that Pakistani schoolgirl and education rights campaigner Malala Yousafzai and Indian children’s rights activist Kailash Satyarthi have been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize, Salil Shetty, Secretary General of Amnesty International made a statement. Following the announcement that Pakistani schoolgirl and education rights campaigner Malala Yousafzai and Indian children’s rights activist Kailash Satyarthi have been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize

Inde. L'arrêt rendu par la Cour suprême sur les personnes inculpées doit être suivi de changements systémiques

Un arrêt historique prononcé par la Cour suprême indienne, ordonnant la libération de toutes les personnes ayant déjà passé en détention provisoire plus de la moitié de la peine maximale prévue pour les faits qu'on leur reproche, devrait déboucher sur des modifications à long terme du système de justice pénale, a déclaré Amnesty International Inde vendredi 5 septembre. Un arrêt historique prononcé par la Cour suprême indienne, ordonnant la libération de toutes les personnes ayant déjà passé en détention provisoire plus de la moitié de la peine maximale prévue pou

India: Supreme Court order on undertrials must spur systemic changes

A landmark order by India’s Supreme Court directing the release of all undertrial prisoners who have spent more than half of the maximum punishment for the crime they are charged with in pre-trial detention should lead to long-term changes to the criminal justice system, Amnesty International India said today. A landmark order by India’s Supreme Court directing the release of all undertrial prisoners who have spent more than half of the maximum punishment for the crime they are charged with in pre-trial

India: Supreme Court order on undertrials must spur systemic changes - 5 September 2014

Headline Title:  India: Supreme Court order on undertrials must spur systemic changes A landmark order by India’s Supreme Court directing the release of all undertrial prisoners who have spent more than half of the maximum punishment for the crime they are charged with in pre-trial India’s Supreme Court directs the release of all undertrial prisoners who have spent more than half of the maximum punishment for the crime they are charged with in pre-trial detention. Media Node:  india Twitter Tag:  india Story Location:  United Kingdom 21° 42' 2.9412" N, 80° 30' 28.1268" E See map: Google Maps “Excessive pre-trial detention violates detainees’ right to a fair and speedy trial, and leads to overcrowding in jails.” Source:  Amnesty International India's Divya Iyer

Inde. Il faut cesser d’utiliser la loi relative à la sédition pour réprimer la liberté d’expression

L’arrestation et la détention d’un homme âgé de 25 ans, accusé de sédition pour avoir soi-disant manqué de respect aux emblèmes de la nation indienne, rappelle que des lois archaïques sont encore utilisées pour réfréner la liberté de parole en Inde, a déclaré Amnesty International mardi 2 septembre 2014. L’arrestation et la détention d’un homme âgé de 25 ans, accusé de sédition pour avoir soi-disant manqué de respect aux emblèmes de la nation indienne, rappelle que des lois archaïques sont enc

India: End use of archaic sedition law to curb freedom of expression

The arrest and detention of a 25-year old man accused of sedition for allegedly disrespecting India’s national symbols is a reminder of how archaic laws continue to be used to curb free speech in India, Amnesty International India said today.  The arrest and detention of a 25-year old man accused of sedition for allegedly disrespecting India’s national symbols is a reminder of how archaic laws continue to be used to curb free speech in I

India: End use of archaic sedition law to curb freedom of expression - 2 September 2014

Headline Title:  India: End use of archaic sedition law to curb freedom of expression   The arrest and detention of a 25-year-old man accused of sedition for allegedly disrespecting India’s national symbols is a reminder of how archaic laws continue to be used to curb free speech in India, Amnesty International India said today.  Media Node:  India "sedition" Story Location:  India 11° 5' 51.2016" N, 76° 38' 26.25" E “A criminal charge for such conduct, even if some might regard it as offensive, is completely unwarranted. Nobody should have to go to prison merely because they are accused of causing offence. ” Source:  Shailesh Rai, Programmes Director at Amnesty International India Date:  Tue, 02/09/2014

الهند: الإفراج عن سجينة الرأي إيروم شارميلا "مرحب به ولكن تأخر طويلاً" - 19 August 2014

Headline Title:  الهند: الإفراج عن سجينة الرأي إيروم شارميلا "مرحب به ولكن تأخر طويلاً" قال الفرع الهندي لمنظمة العفو الدولية اليوم إن الحكم بإطلاق سر قال الفرع الهندي لمنظمة العفو الدولية اليوم إن الحكم بإطلاق سراح سجينة الرأي إيروم شارميلا، الصادر عن محكمة في مانيبور،  لعدم وجود أساس لاتهامها بمحاولة الانتحار، هو انتصار قانوني وأخلاقي للناشطة وإضرابها عن الطعام، الذي استمر 13 عاماً.  Media Node:  india AR Twitter Tag:  india Story Location:  المملكة المتحدة 18° 19' 23.664" N, 77° 20' 37.5" E See map: Google Maps “إن هذا الحكم موضع ترحيب ولكن طال انتظاره، وهو يعترف بأن إضراب إيروم شارميلا عن الطعام هو وسيلة احتجاج قوية لحقوق الإنسان، وممارسة سلمية لحقها في حرية التعبير” Source:  شايليش راي، مديرة البرامج في الفرع الهندي لمنظمة العفو الدولية

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