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From promises to delivery - putting human rights at the heart of ...
9 June 2010

FROM PROMISES TO DELIVERY PUttIng HUmAn RIgHtS At tHE HEARt Of tHE mILLEnnIUm DEvELOPmEnt gOALS. amnesty ...

Report       IOR 41/012/2010

Peru: Bagua: Consultation promised but justice not delivered
4 June 2010

A year ago on 5 June 2009, Peru witnessed the tragic results of ignoring the claims of its Indigenous population. Near Bagua 33 people died and at least ...

Document       AMR 46/010/2010

Investigate violence against Indigenous people in Peru ...
4 June 2010

A year ago, a protest by Indigenous people against the exploitation of natural resources on lands traditionally occupied by them ended in the deaths ...

Action Document      

Peru: Exiled indigenous leader released: Segundo Alberto ...
28 May 2010

Exiled Indigenous leader, Segundo Alberto Pizango Chota, was released from detention on 27 May. He had been detained on 26 May at Lima airport ...

Urgent Action       AMR 46/009/2010

Peru must drop charges against Indigenous leader | Amnesty ...
28 May 2010

Amnesty International has urged the Peruvian authorities to drop unsubstantiated charges against a prominent Indigenous leader, who was ...

Story      

Peru: Exiled indigenous leader detained at airport: Further ...
27 May 2010

On 26 May 2010, Segundo Alberto Pizango Chota was detained at Lima airport, Peru, returning from exile in Nicaragua. He may be brought before a ...

Urgent Action       AMR 46/008/2010

Peru: Indigenous leader could face unfair trial: Segundo ...
26 May 2010

Segundo Alberto Pizango Chota, president of an Indigenous People's organization in Peru, is reported to be returning to the country on 26 May after ...

Urgent Action       AMR 46/007/2010

Be A World Champion: 11 defenders, 11 Actions, 1 goal. ...
1 May 2010

As football teams prepare for the 2010 World Cup in South Africa, another team is also rising to the challenge, determined to succeed. Stand Up United ...

Document       ACT 30/002/2010

Peru: Claudia Lema: human rights defender case sheet
1 May 2010

Claudia Lema, Peru. Claudia Lema works to reduce the number of women who die needlessly in childbirth in Indigenous communities in Peru. ...

Document       AMR 46/005/2010

Peru: More deaths as a result of police response to ...
7 April 2010

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: AMR 46/004/2010. 7 April 2010. Peru: More deaths as a result ...

Public Statement       AMR 46/004/2010