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Amnesty International calls on Mexico’s President to confront critical human rights situation - 18 February 2014

Headline Title:  Mexico’s President urged to confront critical human rights situation At a meeting with President Enrique Peña Nieto, Amnesty International’s Secretary General, Salil Shetty, delivered a memorandum de At a meeting with President Enrique Peña Nieto, Amnesty International’s Secretary General, Salil Shetty, delivered a memorandum demanding an urgent list of actions to combat entrenched impunity and serious human rights violations.  Media Node:  Mexico HLM Story Location:  Mexique 21° 35' 49.8192" N, 100° 22' 15.9384" W “While Mexico is an increasingly important actor on the world stage, not only in economic terms but in the field of human rights, it is failing to deliver at home. I told the President that he must demonstrate he is serious about ensuring human rights not just internationally but for all inside the country as well. ” Source:  Salil Shetty, Secretary General of Amnesty International Date:  Tue, 18/02/2014 URL:  Mexico: Human rights challenges facing Mexico: Amnesty International memorandum to President Enrique Peña Nieto Description:  Memorandum, 18 February 2014 URL:  Looking Into the Shadows for Mexico’s Disappeared Description:  Blog, 18 February 2014

Écrire pour les droits. Des prisonniers ont été libérés à la suite d’une campagne d’envoi de lettres très réussie

Des centaines de milliers de personnes dans le monde se sont alliées pour réclamer justice dans le cadre de notre campagne d’envoi de lettres qui a remporté un franc succès, a déclaré Amnesty International lundi 10 février. Des centaines de milliers de personnes dans le monde se sont alliées pour réclamer justice dans le cadre de notre campagne d’envoi de lettres qui a remporté un franc succès, a déclaré Amnesty Inter

Write for Rights: Prisoners freed following largest ever letter writing campaign

Hundreds of thousands of people around the world came together to call for justice in Amnesty International’s most successful ever letter-writing campaign, the organization said today.  Hundreds of thousands of people around the world came together to call for justice in Amnesty International’s most successful ever letter-writing campaign, the organization said today. 

DRC: Death threats and intimidation silencing human rights defenders - 16 December 2013

Headline Title:  DRC: Death threats and intimidation silencing human rights defenders Death threats and intimidation by armed groups and state security forces in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo over the past year have made it extremely difficult for human rights defenders to ca Death threats and intimidation by armed groups and state security forces in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo over the past year have made it extremely difficult for human rights defenders to carry out their work, Amnesty International said today.   Media Node:  FDLR fighter in Ntoto, North Kivu Story Location:  Congo (Kinshasa) 10° 26' 52.224" S, 23° 4' 16.6404" E “The whole population is vulnerable to human rights abuses in North Kivu and those speaking out to protect these people are deliberately targeted from all sides ” Source:  Sarah Jackson, Amnesty International’s Deputy Regional Director Date:  Mon, 16/12/2013 URL:  “Better to die while speaking the truth”: Attacks against human rights defenders in North Kivu, DRC Description:  Read the full report

COFADEH - Amenazas contra defensores y defensoras de los derechos humanos

Expresa tu apoyo en favor de los derechos humanos en Honduras, escribe al Presidente electo. Bertha Oliva, Karol Cárdenas y Nohemí Pérez

Comunidad de Badia East - Centenares de hogares destruidos

Escribe al gobernador del estado de Lagos, pídele que ponga fin a todos los desalojos forzosos. El 23 de febrero de 2013, las autoridades dejaron en la indigencia a 2.237 familias de Badia East, estado de Lagos, al demoler sus hogares.

COFADEH Des défenseurs des droits humains menacés

Support human rights defenders in Honduras Bertha Oliva, Karol Cárdenas et Nohemí Pérez

Ihar Tsikhanyuk – Beaten by police for being gay

Escribe al Fiscal General y pídele que investigue los malos tratos. Ihar Tsikhanyuk, que vive abiertamente su homosexualidad y es activista de los derechos de los gais, se encontraba en el hospital para recibir tratamiento por una úlcera de estómago cuando dos poli

الدكتور تون أونغ: سُجن لأنه حاول تقديم يد العون

أُكتب رسالة إلى الرئيس ثين سينوطالب بإطلاق سراح تون أونغ حُكم على الدكتور تون أونغ، وهو من زعماء المجتمع المحلي وطبيب ورب أُسرة ملتزم، بالسجن لمدة 17 سنة إثر محاكمة جائرة.

هاكان يمان: ضُرب وأُحرق وتُرك بين مخالب الموت

اكتب رسالة وطالب بتحقيق العدالة في 3 يونيو/حزيران 2013 وفيما كان هاكان يمان يسير عائداً من عمله إلى منـزله في اسطنبول، مرَّ بمظاهرة عامة احتجاجاً على عنف الشرطة الذي مورس في متنـزه غيزي.

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