The 2013 Annual Report on
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Forty-five families from the Quilombo Pontes community in Pirapemas, Maranhão state, Brazil, are being systematically threatened and intimidated ...
Urgent Action AMR 19/011/2012
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
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC DOCUMENT. 8 August 2012. Index: AMR 01/005/2012. Governments must stop imposing ...
Document AMR 01/005/2012
Governments across the Americas continue to discriminate against Indigenous peoples by denying their right to have a say on decisions which may ...
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
Despite opposition, human rights language has survived in the Rio+20 summit's outcome document – but it does not go far enough.
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
World leaders have a once in a generation chance to create a meaningful link between sustainable development and human rights.
Amnesty International releases its flagship yearly report documenting the state of the world's human rights.