Indigenous peoples

Il faut cesser de protéger les coupables et mettre fin à l'injustice militaire au Mexique

Au Mexique, l'appareil judiciaire militaire entraîne systématiquement l'impunité pour les violations des droits humains commises par des membres des forces armées. Avec votre aide, nous pouvons mettre un terme à cette situation. « Le mal que m'a fait le gouvernement, rien ne pourra le réparer, il fera partie de ma vie pour toujours et je n'oublierai jamais ce qui s'est passé. J'exige la justice. <

دعوات إلى فتح تحقيق في مقتل أفراد من السكان الأصليين في كولومبيا - 16 February 2009

تحث منظمة العفو الدولية السلطات الكولومبية على مباشرة التحقيق في مقتل 27 من السكان الأصليين من شعب "آوا" ف ورد أن جماعة حرب العصابات "القوات المسلحة الثورية لكولومبيا" (فارك) مسؤولة عن مقتل 27 من السكان الأصليين من شعب "آوا" في دائرة نارينيو هذا الشهر. <

Guatemala stokes conflict around mining by failing to consult communities - 19 September 2014

Headline Title:  Guatemala stokes conflict around mining by failing to consult communities The Guatemalan government is fuelling the fires of conflict by failing to consult local communities before awarding mining licences to companies, effe The Guatemalan government is fuelling the fires of conflict by failing to consult local communities before awarding mining licences to companies. Media Node:  guate Twitter Tag:  guatemala Story Location:  United Kingdom 14° 36' 27.018" N, 89° 49' 27.1884" W See map: Google Maps “We're concerned that the violence seen in the past will continue if a fair and balanced consultation process is not introduced.” Source:  Amnesty International's Erika Guevara Rosas URL:  Mining in Guatemala: Rights at risk Description:  Read the full report

Amériques. Les droits des peuples autochtones sont bafoués

Les tentatives d’enlèvement et de meurtre, les actes d’intimidation et les agressions, mais aussi les discriminations quotidiennes font partie des innombrables violations des droits humains que les peuples autochtones subissent sur le continent américain simplement parce qu’ils cherchent à défendre leurs droits fondamentaux, écrit Amnesty International ce vendredi 8 août dans un nouveau rapport.  Les tentatives d’enlèvement et de meurtre, les actes d’intimidation et les agressions, mais aussi les discriminations quotidiennes font partie des innombrables violations des droits humains que les

Rights trampled for Indigenous Peoples across the Americas - 8 August 2014

Headline Title:  Rights trampled for Indigenous Peoples across the Americas Murder and abduction attempts, intimidation and attacks, as well as ongoing daily discrimination, are among the litany of abuses Indigenous Peoples across the Americas face simply for defending the Murder and abduction attempts, intimidation and attacks, as well as ongoing daily discrimination, are among the litany of abuses Indigenous Peoples across the Americas face simply for defending their human rights. Media Node:  Indigenous Peoples Story Location:  Colombia 4° 24' 43.6932" N, 74° 0' 14.0616" W “Indigenous Peoples in the Americas continue to face a litany of abuse. Entire communities are being denied access to their ancestral lands, while others face violent repression and abuse for peacefully protesting to demand their human rights. ” Source:  Erika Guevara Rosas, Americas Director at Amnesty International. URL:  Indigenous Peoples’ Long Struggle to Defend their Rights in the Americas Description:  Read the report.

Rights trampled for Indigenous Peoples across the Americas

Murder and abduction attempts, intimidation and attacks, as well as ongoing daily discrimination, are among the litany of abuses Indigenous Peoples across the Americas face simply for defending their human rights, said Amnesty International in a new report today.  Murder and abduction attempts, intimidation and attacks, as well as ongoing daily discrimination, are among the litany of abuses Indigenous Peoples across the Americas face simply for defending the

باراغواي: الاحتفال بصدور قانون يعيد أراضي الأجداد إلى مجتمع للسكّان الأصليين بعد عقدين من الفقر المدقع - 11 June 2014

Headline Title:  باراغواي: الاحتفال بصدور قانون يعيد أراضي الأجداد إلى مجتمع للسكّان الأصليين   قالت منظمة العفو الدولية إنّ قانوناً وقَّعه اليوم رئيس الباراغواي ويمكّن مجتمع الساوهوياماكسا من العودة الى أراضي أجدادهم يعد انتصاراﹰ للسكان الأصليين، الذين ناضلوا من أجل حقوقهم لما يزيد عن 20 عاماً  Media Node:  paraguay AR Twitter Tag:  paraguay Story Location:  المملكة المتحدة 23° 38' 31.2288" S, 54° 29' 31.8768" W See map: Google Maps “هذه لحظة لم تحلم العديد من عائلات الساوهوياماكسا بها. فقد تمكنت الباراغواي، في نهاية المطاف، من اتخاذ خطوات ملموسة لإعادة حقوق الساوهوياماكسا بأراضيهم إليهم” Source:  غوادالوب مارينغو، نائبة مدير برنامج الأمريكيتين في منظمة العفو الدولية

Paraguay: Celebrations as law will return ancestral land to indigenous community after two decades of destitution - 11 June 2014

Headline Title:  Paraguay: Celebrations as law will return ancestral land to indigenous community after two The law signed today by the President of Paraguay that enables the Sawhoyamaxa to return to their ancestral land is a triumph for an indigenous community that has been fighting for its rights for m The law signed today by the President of Paraguay that enables the Sawhoyamaxa to return to their ancestral land is a triumph for the indigenous community. Media Node:  paraguay Twitter Tag:  paraguay Story Location:  United Kingdom 23° 38' 31.2288" S, 54° 29' 31.8768" W See map: Google Maps “This is a moment many families in the Sawhoyamaxa never dreamed would come true.” Source:  Amnesty International's Guadalupe Marengo

Peru: Five years on from Bagua violence and still no justice for victims - 5 June 2014

Headline Title:  Peru: Five years on from Bagua violence and still no justice for victims The Peruvian authorities must ensure that all those suspected of criminal responsibility in the tragic events in Bagua are brought to justice, said Amnesty International today on the fifth annivers The Peruvian authorities must ensure that all those suspected of criminal responsibility in the tragic events in Bagua are brought to justice. Media Node:  peru Twitter Tag:  peru Story Location:  United Kingdom 13° 9' 6.1272" S, 68° 6' 54.8424" W See map: Google Maps “Those responsible for the tragic events in Bagua must be brought to justice, but above all the trial process must be fair.” Source:  Amnesty International's Guadalupe Marengo

Guatemala slipping back into impunity on anniversary of overturned genocide conviction - 20 May 2014

Headline Title:  Guatemala slipping back into impunity on anniversary of overturned genocide conviction  The fight for justice for victims of crimes against humanity and genocide, from Guatemala’s past conflict is being seriously undermined, Amnesty International said today.  The fight for justice for victims of crimes against humanity and genocide, from Guatemala’s past conflict is being seriously undermined, Amnesty International said today.   Media Node:  Rios Montt Story Location:  Guatemala 15° 15' 10.5084" N, 91° 33' 36.2124" W “Victims of Ríos Montt’s crimes have been fighting for justice for more than three decades and now are again facing numerous obstacles created to deny them that justice ” Source:  Sebastian Elgueta, Guatemala researcher at Amnesty International Date:  Tue, 20/05/2014 URL:  Guatemala: Ríos Montt trial delay is a letdown to genocide victims Description:  News story, 6 November 2013 URL:  History on hold for victims of Guatemalan genocide Description:  Feature, 25 October 2013 URL:  Guatemala overturns historic genocide conviction Description:  News story, 21 May 2013 URL:  Historic conviction brings long-awaited justice in Guatemala Description:  News story, 10 May 2013

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