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Brazil: Indigenous community attacked, threatened
16 August 2012

The Arroio Korá indigenous community in the central-western Brazilian state of Mato Grosso do Sul, have been attacked by gunmen trying to push them ...

Urgent Action       AMR 19/010/2012

Os governos devem parar de impor projetos de infraestrutura ...
8 August 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC DOCUMENT. 8 August 2012. Index: AMR 01/005/2012. Governments must stop imposing ...

Document       AMR 01/005/2012

Americas: Governments must stop imposing development ...
8 August 2012

Governments across the Americas continue to discriminate against Indigenous peoples by denying their right to have a say on decisions which may ...

Document       AMR 01/005/2012

Brazil: Activists at risk in Brazil after others killed
2 July 2012

Alexandre Anderson de Souza, the president of the Associação Homens e Mulheres do Mar (AHOMAR), a fishermen's association on the outskirts of ...

Urgent Action       AMR 19/009/2012

Rio+20 outcome document undermined by human rights ...
22 June 2012

Despite opposition, human rights language has survived in the Rio+20 summit's outcome document – but it does not go far enough.

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Deadly and dangerous arms trade
21 June 2012

It is time for all governments to commit to securing an international Arms Trade Treaty. Hundreds of thousands of people are killed, injured, raped, repressed ...

Document       ACT 30/032/2012

Deadly and dangerous arms trade
21 June 2012

Document       ACT 30/032/2012

Rio + 20: Anchor sustainable development in human rights ...
12 June 2012

World leaders have a once in a generation chance to create a meaningful link between sustainable development and human rights.

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Report 2012: No longer business as usual for tyranny and ...
24 May 2012

Amnesty International releases its flagship yearly report documenting the state of the world's human rights.

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Brazil: Uncovering the past; President Dilma names Truth ...
11 May 2012

Brazil's new Truth Commission must bring to light the full extent of violations committed under the country's military rule.

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