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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Amnesty International | Philippines: Officers in secret police ...
27 January 2014

The discovery of a secret torture cell in a police intelligence facility in the Philippines where officers physically abused inmates for fun in a game of “ ...

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Indonesia: Regional conference on policing in Southeast Asia ...
20 November 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT Index: ASA 21/037/2013 20 November 2013. Regional conference ...

Public Statement       ASA 21/037/2013

Philippines: Disappointing ruling blocks reproductive health ...
19 March 2013

In a new ruling, the Philippines' Supreme Court decided to halt a law on reproductive health.

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Philippines: From conception to operationalization ...
7 March 2013

In December 2012 the Philippines' Act Providing for a National Policy on Responsible Parenthood and Reproductive Health (RH Law) was promulgated ...

Document       ASA 35/002/2013

Philippines: Health activist faces prison for protest: Carlos ...
13 February 2013

Filipino activist for reproductive health rights Carlos Celdran has been convicted of "offending religious feelings" in a peaceful protest. He is facing up ...

Urgent Action       ASA 35/001/2013

Philippines to free prisoner of conscience after charges ...
1 February 2013

Philippine poet and activist Ericson Acosta, who has been detained on trumped up charges for almost two years, must be released immediately.

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Amnesty International | Philippines to free prisoner of ...
1 February 2013

A Philippine poet and activist who has been detained on trumped up charges for almost two years must be released immediately, Amnesty International ...

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Wire, January/February 2013. Vol. 43, issue 01
1 January 2013

1) The Agenda 2) Up front: Kuwait at the crossroads 3) Wrongs and rights in 2012 4) One man in Guantánamo: 10 years of human wrongs 5) Egypt: These ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/001/2013

Philippines: Building on the anti-enforced disappearance act ...
22 December 2012

In this letter Amnesty International welcomes the Anti-Enforced Disappearance Act as an important move forward in the struggle against enforced ...

Open Letter       ASA 35/010/2012

Reproductive rights gains for women in the Philippines ...
17 December 2012

A freshly passed law has struck down some longstanding barriers to women's sexual and reproductive health rights.

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