The 2013 Annual Report on
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Indigenous peoples of THE americaS. From the northern most reaches of the Arctic to the southern tip of Tierra del Fuego, Indigenous ...
Report AMR 01/004/2009
Peru: Fatal flaws - barriers to maternal health in Peru
Document AMR 46/008/2009
A new Amnesty International report explores the high levels of maternal mortality amongst women from excluded or marginalized communities.
Following the detention of 156 demonstrators in Peru, including 127 in Lima, Amnesty International called on the police not to use excessive force, as protests.
Hundreds of poor, rural and Indigenous pregnant women in Peru are dying because they are effectively being denied the same health services other women in the c.
Peru has one of the highest rates of maternal mortality in the Americas. According to official figures, 185 women die for every 100000 live births in Peru. The
International pressure on the Peruvian authorities has brought some progress for Indigenous Peoples in the Amazon. An Amnesty International delegation will visit ...
Urgent Action AMR 46/010/2009
Scores of demonstrators from Indigenous communities in the Amazon were detained and at least 169 injured after demonstrators were forcibly dispersed in the town ...
Urgent Action AMR 46/009/2009
Nine demonstrators and 24 police officers were confirmed killed duringprotests by Indigenous communities in the Peruvian Amazon town ofBagua.