23 August 2011
Egyptian authorities are failing to respect the rights of millions of slum-dwellers, who face being made homeless by forced evictions.
23 June 2011
Romania's inadequate housing laws coupled with widespread intolerance mean local authorities openly discriminate against Roma.
16 March 2011
A new Amnesty International report shows how continuing discrimination means that Romani families are denied adequate housing and basic public services.
2 December 2010
A new Amnesty International report details how limited access to healthcare and appalling living conditions has resulted in a very high level of newborn deaths at a settlement near Harare.
25 November 2010
The Nicaraguan authorities must eradicate rape and widespread sexual abuse of girls, Amnesty International has said in a new report.
4 November 2010
Many Indonesian women and girls struggle to achieve reproductive health in the face of discriminatory laws, policies and practices, a new report by Amnesty International says.
28 October 2010
The Nigerian authorities must suspend a series of planned demolitions and evictions in waterfront areas of Port Harcourt that will leave over 200,000 people at risk of homelessness.
11 October 2010
A new Amnesty International report details how in October 2009, security forces opened fire on a crowd of people peacefully protesting against the proposed demolition of their homes in Port Harcourt.
2 September 2010
A new Amnesty International briefing points to serious gaps in the enforcement and monitoring of the ban on discrimination and segregation in the Slovak educational system.
7 July 2010
Women and girls in Nairobi’s slums live under the constant threat of sexual violence, leaving them often too scared to leave their houses to use communal toilet and bathroom facilities.
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