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Amnesty International  Report 2013

The 2013 Annual Report on
Papua New Guinea is now live »

Not making us safer: Crime, public safety and the death ...
10 October 2013

When faced with high crime rates or public concern and outrage over crime rates or particularly heinous crimes, politicians and government authorities ...

Report       ACT 51/002/2013

Australia's decision to transfer asylum-seekers to Papua New ...
3 September 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL INDIA. PRESS RELEASE. 3 September 2013. AI Index: ASA 12/003/2013. Amnesty International ...

Press Release       ASA 12/003/2013

Pacific Islands Forum Leaders' Meeting: Human rights briefing
30 August 2013

Amnesty International provides this briefing ahead of the Pacific Island Forum Leaders' Meeting in Marshall Islands. The dialogue that occurs at these ...

Report       ASA 05/001/2013

Wire, July/August 2013. Vol. 43, issue 004
1 July 2013

1) The Agenda 2) Up front: Learning to speak a universal language 3) Outspoken and proud 4) Brazil: A wonderful place to live 5) Guatemala's trial ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/004/2013

Papua New Guinea plans for executions: Further information
4 June 2013

A new law adopted by the Papua New Guinea parliament increases the scope of the death penalty and number of execution methods. This has prompted ...

Urgent Action       ASA 34/003/2013

Papua New Guinea: Death penalty proposals put lives at risk
22 May 2013

At least ten people under sentence of death will be at risk of execution if legal amendments to facilitate the resumption of executions are passed in Papua ...

Urgent Action       ASA 34/005/2013

Papua New Guinea: Further information: Women accused of ...
3 May 2013

A seriously injured woman and her two daughters, who were held in Papua New Guinea by a group that accused them of practicing "sorcery", have been ...

Urgent Action       ASA 34/002/2013

Wire, May/June 2013. Vol 43, issue 003
1 May 2013

1) The Agenda 2) Up front: The pure power of testimony: 3) 'There are no human rights in Sri Lanka' 4) The painful truth [torture] 5) Five ways to repress ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/003/2013

Papua New Guinea: Fears for women accused of 'sorcery'
12 April 2013

A seriously injured woman and her two daughters are being held in Papua New Guinea by a group that accuses them of practising “sorcery”. There are ...

Urgent Action       ASA 34/001/2013

Report 2012: No longer business as usual for tyranny and ...
24 May 2012

Amnesty International releases its flagship yearly report documenting the state of the world's human rights.