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Amnesty International  Report 2013


The 2013 Annual Report on
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Suggested recommendations to States considered in the 13th ...
7 March 2012

In this document Amnesty International makes recommendations to the governments of different states about ratification of international human rights ...

Document       IOR 41/006/2012

Brazil: Community threatened and at risk of eviction
24 February 2012

Forty families from the Rio dos Macacos community in Brazil are being repeatedly threatened by naval officers who are trying to force them off their ...

Urgent Action       AMR 19/005/2012

Brazil: Further information: Community get temporary reprieve
15 February 2012

The Laranjeira Ñhanderu community have been given permission to remain on their ancestral lands while an appeal against their eviction order is ...

Urgent Action       AMR 19/004/2012

Brazil: Further information: Indigenous community have days ...
1 February 2012

The Laranjeira Ñanderu indigenous community, including over 80 children and 30 elderly people, is at risk of eviction from an area they claim as ancestral ...

Urgent Action       AMR 19/003/2012

Brazilian Government must defend the rights of Yoani ...
27 January 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 27 January 2012. AI Index: AMR 19/002/2012. Br azilian Government ...

Public Statement       AMR 19/002/2012

Brasil: Viagem da blogueira Cubana Yoani Sánchez ao Brasil
20 January 2012

Open Letter       AMR 19/001/2012

Brazil: Trip of Cuban Blogger Yoani Sanchez to Brazil
20 January 2012

Ref.: TG AMR 19/2012.001. AI Index: AMR 19/001/2012. Exmo. Sr. Antonio de Aguiar Patriota. Ministro de Estado. Ministério das Relações Exteriores ...

Open Letter       AMR 19/001/2012

Brazil: Subsistence farmers face death threats
23 December 2011

Community leader José da Cruz and members of Brazil's Salgado quilombola community of afro-descendant subsistence farmers, in Pirapemas, Maranhão ...

Urgent Action       AMR 19/020/2011

Brazil: Time to deliver: a human rights review: Amnesty ...
28 November 2011

In this submission Amnesty International evaluates Brazil's implementation of recommendations that Brazil supported during its previous UPR. Military ...

Report       AMR 19/019/2011

Brazil: Indigenous leader killed
21 November 2011

Around 100 Guarani-Kaiowá people are encamped on their ancestral lands: on 18 November 2011 40 gunmen attacked the camp, killing an Indigenous ...

Urgent Action       AMR 19/018/2011