Democratic Republic Of Congo

Human Rights in Democratic Republic of the Congo

Amnesty International  Report 2013


The 2013 Annual Report on
Democratic Republic Of Congo is now live »

Democratic Republic of Congo must end persecution of ...
17 February 2010

Human rights defenders in the DRC continueto be arbitrarily detained by security agencies and subjected to analarming number of death threats.

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Democratic Republic of Congo: Man unlawfully held after " ...
16 February 2010

A man arrested for his supposed involvement in what the National Intelligence Agency (Agence Nationale de Renseignements, ANR) claim was a plot ...

Urgent Action       AFR 62/004/2010

UN Human Rights Council, Thirteenth Session, 1-26 March ...
16 February 2010

Amnesty International submitted these statements to the thirteenth session of the UN Human Rights Council. The statements present overviews of the ...

Document       IOR 41/003/2010

Democratic Republic of Congo: More prosecutions should ...
18 November 2009

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 18 November 2009. AI Index: AFR 62/019/2009. Democratic Republic ...

Document       AFR 62/019/2009

The Wire, October/November 2009. Vol. 39, issue 005
8 October 2009

1) Worldwide Appeals: DRC: Tortured in detention; Paraguay: Yakye Axa and Sawhoyamaxa Indigenous communities; Iraq: Detained without trial for ...

Document       NWS 21/005/2009

Stopping the Terror Trade: How human rights rules in an arms ...
5 October 2009

An effective Arms Trade Treaty (ATT) should be one that helps to protect lives, livelihoods and rights. The treaty should protect the ability of states to lawfully ...

Report       ACT 30/006/2009

Suggested recommendations to states considered in the sixth ...
1 October 2009

In this document Amnesty International makes recommendations to the governments of each of fifteen countries to be considered in the Universal ...

Document       IOR 41/028/2009

Democratic Republic of Congo: Amnesty International calls for ...
1 October 2009

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: AFR 62/018/2009. 1 October 2009. Democratic Republic of ...

Document       AFR 62/018/2009

Democratic Republic of Congo: Four human rights defenders ...
22 September 2009

Four human rights defenders in the city of Lubumbashi, Katanga province, south-eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), have received anonymous ...

Urgent Action       AFR 62/017/2009

South Africa: Human rights concerns in South Africa ...
1 September 2009

South Africa: Human rights concerns in South Africa: Memorandum sent to the South African government - August 2009

Report       AFR 53/008/2009