Papua New Guinea

Human Rights in PAPUA NEW GUINEA

Amnesty International  Report 2013


The 2013 Annual Report on
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Amnesty International | Australian and PNG authorities must ...
19 January 2015

Amnesty International is calling on the governments of Australia and Papua New Guinea to protect the rights and welfare of asylum seekers currently ...

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Australian and PNG authorities must respect asylum seekers' ...
19 January 2015

Amnesty International is calling on the governments of Australia and Papua New Guinea to protect the rights and welfare of asylum seekers currently ...

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Amnesty International | SIDS Conference: Pacific island states' ...
5 September 2014

The threat by some Pacific island states to resume executions would tarnish the reputation of a region that has a near perfect record on the death penalty ...

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Amnesty International | Papouasie-Nouvelle-Guinée. Des ...
10 June 2014

Les policiers soupçonnés d'avoir embrasé plus de 200 habitations près d'une mine d'or en Papouasie-Nouvelle-Guinée doivent faire l'objet d'enquêtes ...

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Amnesty International | Papua New Guinea: Police set ...
10 June 2014

Police officers in Papua New Guinea (PNG) involved in burning more than 200 homes to the ground close to a gold mine must be investigated and those ...

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Papua New Guinea: Asylum-seekers at risk of return to Syria
19 May 2014

Five Syrian asylum-seekers held at a detention centre on Manus Island, Papua New Guinea, are in danger of being returned to their home country, where ...

Urgent Action       ASA 34/001/2014

Australia: This is still breaking people: Update on human ...
12 May 2014

There appears to have been little or no effort by the Australian and Papua New Guinean governments to address the recommendations in Amnesty ...

Report       ASA 12/002/2014

PNG: Video of man mauled by police dogs must be ...
18 March 2014

Alleged brutality by a Papua New Guinea police dog squad must be investigated. , after a graphic video depicted a seemingly defenceless man ...

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Amnesty International | PNG: Video of man mauled by police ...
18 March 2014

The Papua New Guinea authorities must carry out an independent investigation into alleged brutality by a police dog squad, after a graphic video depicted ...

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Injustice incorporated: Corporate abuses and the human right ...
7 March 2014

Victims of human rights violations and abuses frequently face significant challenges when seeking remedy. This book explores the challenges involved ...

Report       POL 30/001/2014