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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Guatemala: Mining in Guatemala: Rights at risk
19 September 2014

Disputes around mining have been widespread in Guatemala in recent years. Across the country Indigenous peoples and non-Indigenous communities ...

Report       AMR 34/002/2014

Injustice incorporated: Corporate abuses and the human right ...
7 March 2014

Victims of human rights violations and abuses frequently face significant challenges when seeking remedy. This book explores the challenges involved ...

Report       POL 30/001/2014

Canada's response to the UPR: A lost opportunity for progress ...
19 September 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: AMR 20/002/2013. 19 September 2013. Canada's Response ...

Public Statement       AMR 20/002/2013

Canada: Follow-up procedure to the forty-eighth session of the ...
17 May 2013

Amnesty International is deeply concerned about Canada's lack of progress in implementing the 2012 recommendations of the Committee against Torture ...

Report       AMR 20/001/2013

Suggested recommendations to States considered in the 16th ...
1 March 2013

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

Report       IOR 41/003/2013

Amnesty International assessment of states' implementation of ...
21 February 2013

In its submissions for the UPR, Amnesty International endeavours to assess the level of implementation of some of the recommendations, made by other ...

Report       IOR 41/002/2013

Canada: Human rights abuses prevalent among vulnerable ...
31 October 2012

In this submission, Amnesty International comments on Canada's implementation of its human rights obligations and on its engagement with ...

Report       AMR 20/008/2012

Universal jurisdiction: Strengthening this essential tool of ...
9 October 2012

This paper suggests steps that should be taken at the international level to strengthen universal jurisdiction with regard to crimes under international ...

Report       IOR 53/020/2012

USA repatriates youngest Guantánamo detainee to Canada ...
1 October 2012

The US military has repatriated of Guantánamo detainee Omar Khadr to his native Canada.

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