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Gambia: Stop Gambia's homophobic Bill
12 September 2014

The Gambian President is currently reviewing a proposed amendment to the Criminal Code which will further discriminate against and punish Gambians ...

Urgent Action       AFR 27/010/2014

The Human Rights Council must call for the protection of ...
12 September 2014

Since its previous examination under the Universal periodic review in 2010, the human rights situation in Gambia has deteriorated. Amnesty International ...

Document       AFR 27/011/2014

The Human Rights Council must urge States to address ...
4 September 2014

In this statement, Amnesty international welcomes the consensus that effective strategies to eradicate preventable Maternal Mortality and Morbidity must ...

Document       IOR 42/003/2014

Sudan: Excessive and deadly: The use of force, arbitrary ...
3 September 2014

In the past two years, a deteriorating economy and other austerity measures have fuelled popular discontent amongst the Sudanese people, leading ...

Report       AFR 54/020/2014

Nigeria: “Welcome to hell fire”: Torture and other ill-treatment ...
2 September 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL MEDIA ADVISORY 2 September 2014. Index: AFR 44/021/2014 Nigeria: “Welcome to hell ...

PressItem       AFR 44/021/2014

World Bank: Investigate Inspection Panel's Pilot Approach to ...
2 September 2014

Amnesty International has expressed significant concerns about a new approach being used by the World Bank Inspection Panel to address complaints ...

Public Statement       AFR 44/020/2014

Nigeria: The World Bank Inspection Panel's early solutions ...
2 September 2014

In July 2014 the World Bank Inspection Panel decided not to register a Request for Inspection made by people who had been subjected to a forced eviction ...

Document       AFR 44/018/2014

Wire, September/October 2014. Vol. 44, issue 005
1 September 2014

1) The Agenda 2) Up front: No more fear in Gambia 3) SOS Europe: Bulgaria: Stories of hope and longing 4) My Body My Rights: El Salvador: 'A witch ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/005/2014

Sudan: Opposition leader detained without charge: Mariam al ...
22 August 2014

Mariam al-Sadiq al-Mahdi, deputy leader of Sudan's National Umma Party (NUP), was arrested on 11 August at Khartoum Airport. She is currently detained ...

Urgent Action       AFR 54/019/2014

Burundi: Pierre Claver Mbonimpa is a prisoner of conscience
22 August 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT AFR 16/003/2014 22 August 2014. Pierre Claver Mbonimpa is a prisoner ...

Public Statement       AFR 16/003/2014