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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Canada: Briefing to the UN Committee on the Rights of the ...
12 September 2012

This brief has been prepared for the consideration of Canada's periodic reports under the Convention on the Rights of the Child. Amnesty International ...

Report       AMR 20/006/2012

Americas: Right to consultation and consent of Indigenous ...
27 August 2012

This statement, to the 21st session of the UN Human Rights Council, encapsulates one of the main challenges Indigenous peoples face when their ...

Document       AMR 01/007/2012

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: Time and again, Indigenous rights trampled for ...
8 August 2012

Across the Americas, governments are trampling over the rights of Indigenous Peoples in the name of economic development.

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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

Quebec law breaches Canada's international human rights ...
25 May 2012

A repressive emergency law adopted in Canada's Quebec province violates freedoms of speech, assembly and movement in breach of international ...

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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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Canada: Briefing to the UN Committee against Torture: a ...
1 May 2012

This is a summary of the Amnesty International brief which set out concerns about ways in which Canadian action or inaction risks complicity in torture ...

Report       AMR 20/005/2012

Canada: Briefing to the UN Committee against Torture, 48th ...
4 April 2012

This brief sets out concerns about ways in which Canadian action or inaction risks complicity in torture or other ill-treatment, through such means as ...

Report       AMR 20/004/2012

Canada: Summary of recommendations from Amnesty ...
21 February 2012

In this document Amnesty International recommends that Canada make a declaration recognizing the jurisdiction of the Committee to receive individual ...

Document       AMR 20/003/2012