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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Peru: Further information: Family receives threats and faces ...
5 February 2014

Máxima Acuña received a death threat over the telephone on 30 January and has been repeatedly harassed by police. She is in an ongoing legal dispute ...

Urgent Action       AMR 46/004/2014

Peru: Over 2,000 women in Peru denied justice
30 January 2014

Over 2000 Indigenous and peasant women living in poverty who were allegedly subjected to forced sterilization have been denied justice after the Public ...

Urgent Action       AMR 46/003/2014

Peru: Thousands of indigenous women forcibly sterilized may ...
29 January 2014

After almost a decade of waiting, over 2000 indigenous and peasant women who were forcibly sterilized in the 1990s may be now denied access to justice ...

Public Statement       AMR 46/002/2014

Fight maternal mortality in Peru | Amnesty International
6 September 2013

Hundreds of pregnant women in Peru are dying. In many cases, these deaths could be avoided if the government provided equal health services across ...

Action Document      

Peru: Amnesty International welcomes Peru's legislation on ...
15 March 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: AMR 46/001/2013. 15 March 2013. Peru: Amnesty International ...

Public Statement       AMR 46/001/2013

Peruvian rights defenders suffer intimidation
19 December 2012

The home of lawyer and human rights defender, Dr Mirtha Vasquez Chuquilin, has been raided twice in three weeks. Other members of the organization ...

Urgent Action       AMR 46/009/2012

Americas: Transforming pain into hope: Human rights ...
7 December 2012

Human rights defenders in the Americas have made fundamental contributions to the advancement of human rights. However, as the clamour for human ...

Report       AMR 01/006/2012

Peru: Further information: Human rights defenders given ...
30 November 2012

Peruvian human rights defenders Rosario Huayanca Zapata and Father José Manuel Miranda Azpiroz are now receiving protection from the police. ...

Urgent Action       AMR 46/008/2012

Peru: Human rights defenders' lives threatened
16 October 2012

On 4 and 8 October, Peruvian human rights defenders Rosario Huayanca Zapata and Father José Manuel Miranda Azpiroz received a series of death ...

Urgent Action       AMR 46/007/2012

Suggested recommendations to States considered in the 14th ...
1 September 2012

In this document Amnesty International makes recommendations to the governments of different states about ratification of international human rights ...

Document       IOR 41/019/2012