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Human Rights in Republic of Congo

Amnesty International  Report 2013


The 2013 Annual Report on
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Suggested recommendations to States considered in the 17th ...
31 July 2013

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

Report       IOR 41/012/2013

African Union @ 50: Call to Reaffirm the Centrality of Human ...
23 May 2013

As the African Union celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Organisation of African Unity (OAU), and a little more than a decade since the formation of ...

Public Statement       IOR 63/002/2013

Republic of Congo: Further information: Strike ends with an ...
16 May 2013

Leaders of the Coalition for Improving the Teaching Profession (Concertation pour la revalorisation de la profession d'enseignant, CPRE), a confederation ...

Urgent Action       AFR 22/003/2013

Republic of Congo: Further Update: Teachers freed, strike ...
29 April 2013

Two teachers in Brazzaville, Republic of Congo, detained for a week in connection with an ongoing strike, have now been released without charge. ...

Urgent Action       AFR 22/002/2013

Teachers arrested after peaceful strike in the Republic of ...
25 April 2013

Two teachers have been deteined without charge for a week in the Republic of Congo in connection with a peaceful strike.

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Republic of Congo: Teachers held without charge over strike
24 April 2013

Two teachers were arrested in Brazzaville, Republic of Congo, on 18 and 19 April, in connection with an ongoing peaceful strike that began on 25 February ...

Urgent Action       AFR 22/001/2013

DR Congo: UN urged to protect civilians in North Kivu ...
11 July 2012

An armed group known as M23 have driven back the Congolese government army in North Kivu, putting civilians at risk.

Story      

First Sentence: Lubanga Dyilo Sentenced to 14 years at the ...
10 July 2012

ICC's First Sentence: 14 years for recruiting and using child soldiers handed to Thomas Lubanga Dyilo.

Story      

Congo's candidacy for election to the UN Human Rights ...
19 May 2011

In this open letter, written on the occasion of Congo's candidacy for membership of the UN Human Rights Council in the elections scheduled for 20 May ...

Open Letter       AFR 22/001/2011

The Wire, August/September 2010. Vol. 40, issue 004
1 August 2010

1) Indigenous rights in Brazil: Pushed into poverty 2) LiveWire: Kuwait: The case of Muhammad 'Abd al-Qader al-Jasem; Haiti's displaced people feel ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/004/2010