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Ecuador: Community leaders sentenced for protesting
10 September 2012

On 14 August 2012, the National Court of Ecuador sentenced community leaders Carlos Pérez, Federico Guzmán, and Efraín Arpi to eight days in prison ...

Urgent Action       AMR 28/005/2012

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

Amnesty International | Ecuador: Inter-American Court ruling ...
27 July 2012

A regional human rights court has come down in favour of the Sarayaku Indigenous community in the Ecuadorian Amazon in what Amnesty International ...

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Ecuador: Inter-American Court ruling marks key victory for ...
27 July 2012

A regional human rights court has ruled that Ecuador was responsible for human rights violations against the Sarayaku Indigenous community in the ...

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Op-Ed: A few things you should know about Ecuador, beyond ...
17 July 2012

Julian Assange views Ecuador as a safe haven but for many who live there, planted firmly in their lands, justice remains a distant reality.

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Ecuador: 'So that no one can demand anything': Criminalizing ...
17 July 2012

Indigenous and campesino communities have taken to the streets in Ecuador to protest at the lack of consultation on proposed laws and policies which ...

Report       AMR 28/002/2012

Amnesty International | Ecuador: Authorities misuse judicial ...
17 July 2012

Ecuador's judicial system is being used by the authorities to clamp down on indigenous and campesinoleaders in what appears to be a deliberate attempt ...

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