Ecuador

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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Americas: Sacrificing rights in the name of development ...
5 August 2011

In the Americas laws there is an entrenched discriminatory attitude against Indigenous peoples. On the International Day of the World's Indigenous People ...

Report       AMR 01/001/2011

Development must not trump indigenous rights in the ...
4 August 2011

Across the Americas, Indigenous Peoples are seen as standing in the way of commercial interests and their human rights are consistently violated.

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Ecuadorian land activist's life at risk
22 July 2011

Ecuadorian land activist, Milton Yulan, is at serious risk after his colleague Marlon Lozano was shot in the head on 20 July and died on the following ...

Urgent Action       AMR 28/003/2011

Ecuador: Amnesty International submits amicus curiae on the ...
22 July 2011

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 22 July 2011. AI Index: AMR 28/002/2011. Amnesty International submits ...

Public Statement       AMR 28/002/2011

Ecuador: Amicus Curiae: Case of the Kichwa People of ...
18 July 2011

In this case the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (the Commission) has brought proceedings based on actions and omissions that were ...

Report       AMR 28/001/2011

Ecuador first to ratify new UN mechanism to enforce economic ...
16 June 2010

Other countries urged to follow suit to ensure justice for all whose rights are violated and who are denied an effective remedy in their own countries.

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Ecuador: Death threats
22 May 2009

A government official has threatened to kill human rights defenders Joel Vicente Zhunio Samaniego and Wilmar Fernando Mejia Reinoso. Human rights ...

Urgent Action       AMR 28/002/2009

Ecuador: Fear for safety/death threats
10 February 2009

Police Officer, Leidy Johanna Vélez Moreira and her family have been subjected to an ongoing campaign of intimidation by the police since October ...

Urgent Action       AMR 28/001/2009

The Wire, December 2008: Universal Declaration of Human ...
1 December 2008

1) Yours to enjoy, yours to protect 2) Fire up! 3) Small places 4) Honduras: Fears of impunity after convicted police officers escape 5) Livewire: En route ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/009/2008

Defensa del medio ambiente en ecuador.
9 November 2008

Defensa del medio ambiente en ecuador.

Document       AMR 28/002/2008