Recent publications

249 Results

Search Results

Dominican Republic: Proposed reform puts women and girls ...

On 18 November the Dominican Parliament adopted a comprehensive reform of the Criminal Code which maintains full criminalization of abortion. It ...

19 Nov 2014       Urgent Action       AMR 27/016/2014

Human Rights Caucus: Letter on Modalities

In this open letter the Post-2015 Human Rights Caucus, a cross-constituency coalition of development, environment, trade union, feminist and human ...

19 Nov 2014       Open Letter       ACT 35/019/2014

Amnesty International assessment of the implementation by ...

The key value of the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) lies in its potential to contribute to tangible improvements in the situation of human rights in the ...

19 Nov 2014       Report       IOR 41/040/2014

Somalia: EU must keep focus on human rights for Somalia's ...

Ahead of the forthcoming Ministerial High Level Partnership Forum in Copenhagen, Denmark on 19-20 November, Amnesty International is calling ...

18 Nov 2014       Open Letter       AFR 52/007/2014

United Arab Emirates: “There is no freedom here”: Silencing ...

In March 2011, a group of 133 women and men put their names to a petition calling for democratic reform, including the right to vote. The petition sparked ...

18 Nov 2014       Report       MDE 25/018/2014

USA: Texas set to execute severely mentally ill man: Scott ...

Scott Panetti, a 56-year-old man whose serious mental illness predated and contributed to the 1992 double murder for which he was sent to death row ...

18 Nov 2014       Urgent Action       AMR 51/053/2014

Yemen: Further information: Political activists released without ...

Southern Yemeni political activists Anwar Ismail and Khaled al-Junaidi have been released without charge. After being arrested and subjected to enforced ...

17 Nov 2014       Urgent Action       MDE 31/010/2014

Iran: Equality and religious freedom in Iran

The Iranian authorities' ongoing repression of members of religious minorities in the country must come to a halt. Instead the authorities should adhere ...

17 Nov 2014       Public Statement       MDE 13/063/2014

Saudi Arabia: Further information: Human rights defender ...

Outspoken human rights defender Mikhlif al-Shammari has been sentenced to two years in prison and 200 lashes in the second case brought against ...

17 Nov 2014       Urgent Action       MDE 23/031/2014

Bahamas: Allegations of human rights violations in ...

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 17 November 2014. AI Index: AMR 14/001/2014. Bahamas: Allegations ...

17 Nov 2014       Public Statement       AMR 14/001/2014

How you can help

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE