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Amnesty International  Report 2013


The 2013 Annual Report on
Dominican Republic is now live »

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

Amnesty International | Dominican Republic: Changes to ...
14 September 2009

Amnesty International today warned that proposed changes to the Constitution of the Dominican Republic will put women and girls at risk and potentially ...

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Dominican Republic: Family threatened by police officer
3 July 2009

Richard Kendal García has received death threats from a officer of the Dominican National Police. He and his family were arbitrarily detained in a ...

Urgent Action       AMR 27/004/2009

Dominican Republic: Constitutional and Penal reforms should ...
24 April 2009

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index No: AMR 27/003/2009. 24 April 2009. Dominican Republic ...

Document       AMR 27/003/2009

Dominican Republic: Submission to the UN Universal Periodic ...
20 April 2009

In this submission, Amnesty International raises concerns over shortcomings of national legislation with regards to migrants' rights and sexual and ...

Document       AMR 27/002/2009

Dominican Republic: Fear for safety/death threats
3 April 2009

Nicolas Disla was unlawfully killed by police officers on 28 March in the capital, Santo Domingo. Two days later, one of the officers allegedly responsible ...

Urgent Action       AMR 27/001/2009

Dominican Republic: Challenging discrimination in the ...
9 November 2008

Discrimination on grounds of race, language, skin colour and nationality is an everyday reality for many Haitian migrant workers and Dominicans of Haitian ...

Document       AMR 27/003/2008

República Dominicana: Hacer frente a la discriminación en la ...
9 November 2008

República Dominicana: Hacer frente a la discriminación en la República Dominicana

Document       AMR 27/003/2008

Dominican Republic: Fear for safety/death threats
22 July 2008

People who appear to be linked to the authorities have abducted and assaulted a woman whose husband is of Haitian descent, and so faces official ...

Urgent Action       AMR 27/002/2008

Dominican Republic: Further Information on UA 288/07: Fear ...
11 January 2008

Johnny Rivas and his family are being intimidated by anti-migrant protestors as a result of his work as the coordinator of the Solidarity Associations of ...

Urgent Action       AMR 27/001/2008