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Ecuador: Further information: Shield activists from new threat
25 August 2011

Ecuadorian land activist Milton Yulán Morán, his family and colleagues have come under renewed threat. On 23 August staff arrived at work to find their ...

Urgent Action       AMR 28/005/2011

Ecuador: Further information: Demand protection for activist's ...
8 August 2011

The lives of Rita Julia Morán and other family members of Ecuadorian land activist Milton Yulán Morán are at risk. On 7 August 2011, three vehicles carrying ...

Urgent Action       AMR 28/004/2011

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 court sentences journalists to prison in Presidential ...
22 July 2011

A former columnist and three newspaper directors in Ecuador face jail terms after President Rafael Correa sued them for criminal libel.

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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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Amnesty International | Ecuador first to ratify new UN ...
15 June 2010

Amnesty International urges other countries to follow Ecuador's example and ratify a new UN mechanism that will provide access to justice for everyone ...

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